President, VP receive more congratulatory cables from world leaders on National Day

ABU DHABI: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has received more congratulatory cables, on the occasion of the celebrations of UAE’s 43rd National Day anniversary.

He received greetings from His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said of Oman; President of the United States of America, Barack Obama; President of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika; His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand; President of Turkmenistan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow; President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev; Kyrgyz President, Almazbek Atambayev; Eritrean President, Isaias Afwerki; Governor General of Canada, David Johnston; Federal President of the Republic of Austria, Dr. Heinz Fischer; President of Hungary, Janos Ader; President of Montenegro, Filip Vujanovic; and President of the Swiss Confederation, Didier Burkhalter.

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, also received similar cables from President of Turkmenistan, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow; President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev; Eritrean President, Isaias Afwerki; Algerian Prime Minister, Abdul-Malik Salal; Malaysian Prime Minister, Dato Seri Mohammed Najib; Greek Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras; and Hungarian Prime Minister, Viktor Orban, on the same occasion.

SOURCE: WAM