Year of Tolerance will reinforce UAE’s social, ethical principles: Saud bin Rashid

UMM AL QAIWAIN, H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, stated that President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan declaring 2019 as the ‘Year of Tolerance’ will reinforce the UAE’s social and ethical principles, established during the era of the Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

He added that this approach highlights the country’s cultural and social legacy, which were strengthened by the wise leadership and promotes the values of justice and tolerance, to serve as a beacon of light to the entire world and help its peoples to achieve coexistence, security, peace and stability.

The UAE supports the culture of dialogue among the community, as confirmed by its religion and community traditions, and believes in the importance of equality and supports the right of everyone to communicate and live in peace, Sheikh Saud noted.

Source: Emirates News Agency