His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today attended the graduation ceremony of the 47th batch of cadet officers of the Zayed II Military College in Al Ain.
During the ceremony, 373 graduates were honoured, including 15 from other nations.
Sheikh Mohammed praised the role of the Zayed II Military College in training officers with the knowledge and skills to serve the country.
He congratulated the graduates and told them to uphold the values of patriotism and commit themselves to supporting people who need help.
The ceremony was attended by senior armed forces officers, members of foreign diplomatic and military corps, and families of the graduates.
Sheikh Mohammed also honoured the top performing cadet officers and witnessed a parade of the graduates.
The event was attended by H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Border Security Council; Mohammed bin Ahmed Al Bowardi, Minister of State for Defence Affairs; Staff Lieutenant General Engineer Issa Saif Mohammed Al Mazrouei; and Brigadier Amer Mohammed Al Neyadi, Commander of the Zayed II Military College.