Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi, Minister of the Federal Supreme Council at the Ministry of Presidential Affairs, received today, Governor of Beirut Ziad Shabib, in the presence of Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has sent two cables to Lebanese President Michel Aoun and Prime Minister Saad Al Hariri, thanking them for naming a main street, a roundabout and a memorial in Beirut, after the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon, hosted on Friday a luncheon in honour of a number of Lebanese religious, political, parliamentarian, and media figures including Sheikh Zaid Bakkar Zakaria Mufti of Akkar; Sheikh Khalil Almees Mufti of Zahle and Beqaa; Sheikh Hassan Dalli, Mufti of Hasbaya and Marjeyoun, Sheikh Khaldoun Arimat Head of the Islamic Centre for Studies and Media in Beirut; Mouin Maroubi, Lebanese Minister of State for Displaced Persons, and Qassim Abdul-Aziz, former member of the Lebanese Parliament.
Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon, inaugurated the 'UAE Tank' project in the town of Badnayel Al Koura, under the patronage of Saad Al Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon, and funded by the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, as part of the Year of Zayed.
Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon, has launched the "UAE Back to School Project" in cooperation with Marwan Hamade, Lebanese Minister of Education and Higher Education and with the support of the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation.
The UAE Embassy in Beirut has organised a seminar titled, "The Role of Media in Countering Extremism" where Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Lebanon, spoke of his country’s experience in combatting extremism and terrorism and the initiatives it had undertaken during the past years in this regard.