A number of Emirati students studying in the United States celebrated the 48th National Day, as well as Martyr's Day, at the University of Michigan.
The students wrote the words "Year of Tolerance" and painted the flag of the state on a large rock on the campus, to express their pride and pride on this day, and the flag of their country raised by the founding fathers on the second of December 1971, under the leadership of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, good God His wealth.
"Today we join our compatriots to celebrate the 48th anniversary of the union and unite the banner of our state, which has become a source of pride for us as citizens wherever we are," said student Mohammed Abdulrahman al-Huni.
"Today we represent our homeland and raise its banner in respect of the support and patronage it has given us in all fields, and in recognition of our country's support for science students to be the pillars of the prosperous future of our state under our leadership." For his part, student Abdullah Mohammed Al-Rashidi that «the celebration is a confirmation of us to preserve the constants and pillars of our state founded by the leaders of the Union, as well as in recognition of the sacrifices of our heroic martyrs, so that our homeland remains safe and secure, and to keep his flag high whisk in all international forums». On this occasion, the participants extended congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the Rulers of the UAE and the loyal people of the UAE.
Mohammed Abdulrahman Al-Huni:
"Today we represent our homeland and raise its banner in respect of the support and patronage it has given us in all fields."
Abdullah Mohammed Al Rashdi:
"The celebration is a confirmation of us to preserve the constants and foundations of our state founded by the leaders of the Union."