President sends condolences on death of two UAE soldiers
President Abdu Rabbu Mansour Hadi has sent cable of condolences to the UAE leadership on the death of two Emirati soldiers in line of duty in Yemen.
Second Lieutenant Pilot Sultan Mohammad Ali Al Naqbi died after his aircraft crashed due to a technical fault.
Another soldier, first Sergeant Naser Gharib Al Mazrouei passed away because of wounds sustained in line of duty.
The spokesman of the Arab Coalition Col. Torki al-Maliki had announced earlier today that “at 9:45 am one of the UAE armed forces aircrafts participating in the Hope Restoration operations has crashed due to a technical fault while it was conducting its surveillance tasks in the operations zone above the Red Sea waters.”
The command of the Arab Coalition Joint Forces also sent condolences to the UAE leadership and relatives of the martyr.
Hadi condoled the UAE’s President, Prime Minister, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and the relatives of the two Emirati soldiers.