International Parliament for Tolerance and Peace honours Sheikh Zayed

TIRANA, The Albanian Parliament and the International Parliament for Tolerance and Peace, IPTP, honoured the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan yesterday in Tirana, Albania.

The members of the parliament stood in respect for the UAE Founding Father, in appreciation of his contributions to promoting tolerance and peace around the world, during the second session of the Albanian Parliament.

During the session, which was held to mark International Day for Tolerance, Taulant Balla, IPTP President, called on its participants to stand to honour Sheikh Zayed.

“On this special day, the International Day for Tolerance, and in the name of the Albanian Parliament and all members of the International Parliament for Tolerance and Peace, we stand to honour a historic figure and national leader, who believed in the importance of tolerance and peace and was a model of a true leader of tolerance,” Balla said.

“During the Year of Zayed, we are celebrating the immortal legacy of Sheikh Zayed, who was a man of peace and a visionary who promoted the values of tolerance and dialogue around the world,” he added.

Source: Emirates News Agency