UAE Press: Women are the heart of the UAE

DUBAI, 9th March, 2018 (WAM) -- A UAE paper has praised His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on his statement on the International Women's Day, which was celebrated on Thursday.

His Highness highlighted that women’s Day "is a global occasion to reaffirm the special status of women in our homeland. Women are the heart of our nation, mothers to our martyrs and partners in our development. Their notable presence strengthens our march towards development and prosperous future." The paper says, "We couldn’t agree more."

In an editorial today the Dubai-based Gulf News said, that in the UAE, from the very foundation of this union, the Leadership of the nation committed themselves to equality and cherished the special role played by women. They are values that still hold true now.