Wed 23-11-2022 18:43 PM
ABU DHABI, 23rd November, 2022 (WAM) — His Highness President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan received the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces Women’s Climbing Team today at Qasr Al Bahr.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed welcomed the female mountaineering team and commended their efforts to excel in this sport, which comes with many challenges and difficulties.
The delegation expressed their thanks and gratitude for the support His Highness extended to them and for the efforts of the wise leaders to empower Emirati women in various fields and open new doors for them, which enabled them to develop their abilities and skills, to realize their ambitions as well as new achievements for the UAE.
The Women’s Climbing Team of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces took on the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa, located in Tanzania, as well as Mount Toubkal, the highest peak in the Kingdom of Morocco, as well as Mira Peak in Nepal, where they hoisted the UAE flag.
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