Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan hails success of World Festival for purebred Arabian Horses

Abu Dhabi: H. H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs has lauded the success attained by the Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan World Festival for Purebred Arabian Horses on the horse race tracks.

He stressed in remarks on the sidelines of conclusion of the festival, which was held this evening on the horse racecourse of the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club, at the opening of racing season of the club, that the allocation of cup at the festival in the name of “mother of Emirates” Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation and Chairwoman of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and childhood is “An appreciation to the role of Sheikha Fatima regarding her dedication and care for the activities that deepen and consolidate loyalty and allegiance to the UAE culture and heritage.”

Sheikh Mansour added that this competition contributed to turning of the festival into a global framework for the exchange of experiences and deepening relations among the lovers of equestrian sports, especially Arabian horses.

He said it also helped to galvanise efforts to develop and improve the horse breeding, which is a qualitative addition to outstanding UAE record in the field at the international level.

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