x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

Video: Remembering Mandela and his 1995 UAE state visit

In 1995 Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan received Nelson Mandela at the Al Wathba Palace in Abu Dhabi where he was decorated with the Zayed Medal of the First Class. The 19th Annual GCC summit was held the same year at the Hotel InterContinental where Nelson Mandela delivered the opening address.