Fri 21-04-2017 18:07 PM
ABU DHABI, 21st April, 2017 (WAM) -- The Friday sermon at the UAE mosques responded to the leadership’s directives to support the "For You Somalia" campaign, launched under the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to curb the famine in Somalia and mobilise support to rescue the lives of those affected by starvation and thirst.
The campaign has the support of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and the follow-up of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region, Chairman of Emirates Red Crescent.
Imams urged contribution to the campaign as per the Islamic teachings.
[Image credit: Emirates Red Crescent, ERC]