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Culture, Heritage & Tourism
2021 Mar 04 Thu, 07:09:11 pm

'Resistance Monument' tells story of Khor Fakkan people’s epic heroism

SHARJAH, 4th March, 2021 (WAM) -- The Sharjah Museums Authority is inviting all community members to visit the Resistance Monument in Khor Fakkan, which was built to commemorate the sacrifices and heroism of the people of Khor Fakkan in defending their city against the Portuguese invasion in 1507. The Resistance Monument was built as per the orders of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. The monument, which falls under the umbrella of the Sharjah Museums Authority,...