Abu Dhabi street named after King Abdullah

Abu Dhabi street named after King Abdullah

12 May 2014

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah has had a street in Abu Dhabi named after him. A special ceremony was held on Saturday to name the road leading from and to the Presidential Palace after the Saudi king. The King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Road is one of the most important thoroughfares in Abu Dhabi.

The President of UAE Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed had ordered an Abu Dhabi street be named after King Abdullah in recognition of his humanitarian and cultural achievements.

General Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi said, “The strong Emirati—Saudi relations obviously reflect the true meanings of brotherhood, love and common historical ties between both nations.”

The ceremony was attended by a number of dignitaries including Shaikh Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Adviser, Shaikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, members of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, and a number of senior officials from Abu Dhabi government.


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