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Body of UAE martyr is brought home

A military ceremony was held to receive the body of Sgt Khalifa Hashel Al Mesmari in Abu Dhabi

WAM
16:17 February 18, 2018
Body of UAE martyr is brought home

ABU DHABI: The body of the martyr Sergeant Khalifa Hashel Al Mesmari arrived onboard a plane of the UAE Armed Forces at the Al Bateen Airport in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Upon arrival at the airport, a special military ceremony was held to receive the body of the martyr in the presence of number of senior armed forces officers.

The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces announced yesterday the martyrdom of Al Mesmari while carrying out his duties as part of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition's 'Operation Restoring Hope' in support of legitimacy in Yemen.

The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces offered its condolences to the family of the martyr, praying to Almighty Allah to rest his soul in eternal peace and bestow solace on his family, yesterday.