ABU DHABI, --- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, prayed on Sunday for the success of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the well-being of Hajj pilgrims.

In a series of tweets on his account on the microblogging site, he wrote, "We pray to Allah Almighty for the success of the efforts being made by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to continue the journey of prosperity and generous giving, and for the protection of our brave armed forces deployed to the fields of glory and honour to defend justice and rights."

"On this blessed day, we hope that Muslims further promote Islam's eternal message of well-being, peace and tolerance, and that the spirit of love, coexistence and solidarity prevail among all people."

H.H. Sheikh Mohamed further prayed to God to protect the UAE pilgrims and facilitate their worship and safe return.

He also praised the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia for making efforts to provide for the care of all Hajj pilgrims.

He noted that the Saudi government has devoted very significant resources to safeguard the safety and well-being of all pilgrims.

Source: Emirates News Agency