Austrian Chancellor visits Wahat Al Karama, lays wreath at Martyrs’ Monument

ABU DHABI, Austrian Chancellor, Sebastian Kurz visited this Sunday Wahat Al Karama (Oasis of Dignity), Abu Dhabi’s national and cultural landmark designed to commemorate the sacrifices and heroic deeds of UAE martyrs to defend their homeland and protect its achievements.

Upon his arrival, he was welcomed by Sheikh Khalifa bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Director of the Martyrs’ Families’ Affairs Office, at the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court. He attended the Guard of Honour ceremony, then laid a wreath at Martyrs’ Monument, made up of 31 panels leaning on one another in a symbol of solidarity between the leadership, people and soldiers of the UAE.

He then went on a tour across Wahat Al Karama and listened to a detailed explanation by Sheikh Khalifa bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan about Wahat Al Karama different components, which embody the bravery and heroism of UAE heroes, as well as the nation’s noble values.

The tour was concluded with the word written by the Austrian Chancellor in the visitor’s log, expressing his utmost respect and appreciation for the brave martyrs of the UAE.

Source: Emirates News Agency