Shaikh Mohammed Receives Cultural Personality Award at ADIBF

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, on Monday night received his Cultural Personality of the Year honours at the Sheikh Zayed Book Award. And presenting it to him at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair was Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces. After receiving his award, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid told the audience a story about Sheikh Zayed, the founder of the country, his own father Sheikh Rashid, and the unification of the emirates. Also present were H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region, H.H. Sheikh Surour bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Advisor to the UAE President, FNC Speaker Mohammed Ahmed Al Murr, Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Transport Department and of Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority, Abdullah Al Masaood, Chairman of the National Consultative Council (NCC) Sheikhs and senior officials.

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