Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, led a royal delegation at a mass wedding ceremony for 150 Emirati couples.
The UAE leaders were the special guests of honour at the joyous event, held in celebration of the country’s coming Golden Jubilee celebrations.
The royal guests watched the televised ceremony from various parts of the Emirates.
The marriages included that of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed to Sheikha Fakhra, the daughter of Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamdan bin Mohamed Al Nahyan.
“I was happy today, as the people of the Emirates were, at the wedding of Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the wedding of 150 young Emiratis with him,” Sheikh Mohammed said on Twitter.
“We congratulate the honourable Al Nahyan. We congratulate 300 Emirati families for the marriage of their sons and daughters.”
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