Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed praises UAE volunteers

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H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Red Crescent, has praised the work of philanthropists and volunteers in the country.

He said they consolidate the UAE leadership's approach to promoting giving and kindness.

He added that the UAE's established a distinctive model of humanitarian and charity work, under the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and the Ruler of Dubai, and their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates.

Sheikh Hamdan made the comments as he met members of the Emirates Red Crescent and others at Al Nakheel Palace in Abu Dhabi.

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