A surviver of the helicopter crash in Yemen last week, that took the lives of four Emiratis and injured many including HH Sheikh Zayed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan sent a video message to Emiratis to thank them for their support.
Four men died in the crash while Rashid Al Balushi, along with two others including the grandson of HH Sheikh Zayed, the founder of the UAE, survived and are recovering in hospital.
Soldier Rashid Al Balushi sent the following message
البطل راشد البلوشي أحد جنود الإمارات المصابين في حادثة الطائرة يطمئنكم انه بخير ولله الحمد . pic.twitter.com/da7wouDBGR
— يعقوب الريسي (@yaquob_alrayssi) August 19, 2017
“There is no need to worry’
In it he states that he feels much better and there is no need to worry and he thanks everyone for their support, according to a report in the National.
The message has been retweeted over a thousand times, with many taking to Twitter to wish the soldier well.