HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Allocated Emergency Planes To Evacuate Emiratis Stuck In Florida
Evacuation process began before the arrival of Hurricane Irma in Florida
UAE has always provided assistance to USA, one of its closest allies, whenever required and especially in the cases of natural disaster.
Which is why in the wake of Hurricane Irma, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, ordered a dispatch of aircraft to help evacuate Emiratis from Florida before Hurricane Irma could hit the place.
The order also included providing for all the needs of the UAE citizens in Florida
Mohamed bin Zayed orders allocation of a special plane to evacuate Emiratis in Florida to a safe place before the arrival of Hurricane Irma— محمد بن زايد (@MohamedBinZayed) September 7, 2017
His official handle also tweeted the helpline numbers of UAE embassy in the US
لاحقا لتوجيهات محمد بن زايد بإخلاء مواطني الدولة من فلوريدا،التالي رابط حساب سفارتنا في واشنطن موضحا تفاصيل التواصلhttps://t.co/d7QRirZuuy— محمد بن زايد (@MohamedBinZayed) September 8, 2017
Hurricane Irma has already left a trail of destruction in the Carribean Islands, following which, under the orders of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, UAE ordered an emergency airlift of relief supplies worth AED712,500 to Haiti.