Ahead of Pope Francis' visit to the UAE from February 3-5, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, welcomed the pontiff in a personal message which was shared on social media.
In the video message, which was shared across various social media platforms, Sheikh Nahyan said that the visit is an honour to the UAE. He also highlighted the country's efforts to raise awareness about tolerance and how the country has grown to embrace it.
"Pope Francis will be visiting a nation that has learned the instrumental value of tolerance. We Emiratis welcome the world to the United Arab Emirates," Sheikh Nahyan sai