World leaders greet His Majesty

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos has received congratulations from world leaders and officials on the 47th National Day. They wished His Majesty the Sultan good health, happiness and a long life to help the country maintain its achievements of progress, prosperity and welfare. His Majesty received congratulations from King of Saudi Arabia, Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al Nahyan, President of the UAE, King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa of Bahrain, Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber al Sabah, King Mohammed VI of Morocco, President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of Algeria, President Bashar al Assad, Syria, President Mohamed Abdullah Faramago of Somalia, President Fuad Masoum of Iraq, President of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, President Abdel Fattah al Sisi of Egypt, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey, President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon, President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan, Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, King Maha Vijiralongkorn of Thailand, King Carl XVI Gustav of Sweden, King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, Akihito Emperor of Japan, President of Azerbaijan, Dr Ilham Heydar Aliyev, Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier, President of Germany, President Donald Trump of the United States of America, President Michael Daniel Higgins of Ireland, President Maithripala Sirisena of Sri Lanka, President Halima Yacoub of Singapore, President Xi Jinping of China, President Emmanuel Macron of France, President Raul Castro of Cuba, President Moon Jae-In of South Korea, President Dr Alexander van der Belen of Austria and President Ram Nath Kovind of India.
His Majesty also received congratulations from Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice-President of the UAE, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Prince Mohammed bin Salman al Saud, Crown Prince and Minister of Defence of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi of the UAE, President Dr Ali Mohamed Shein of Zanzibar and Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha of Thailand.
His Majesty also received congratulations and wishes from ministers, advisers, commanders of the Sultan’s Armed Forces (SAF) and the Royal Oman Police (ROP), members of the State Council and members of Majlis Ash’shura, under-secretaries, ambassadors, judges, governors, walis, shaikhs, dignitaries and citizens.
They renewed the pledge and expressed their optimum gratitude and obedience to the leader of the victorious march.
They pledged His Majesty to back up his wise leadership with full determination to continue achievements in this dear land to ensure continued security, welfare and prosperity for the Omani people. They appealed to Allah to protect His Majesty for the good of this country and its people, grant him good health, wellbeing, a long life and success.
His Majesty the Sultan thanked the well-wishers for their congratulations, best wishes and noble feelings, praying to Allah the Almighty to grant them continuous good health, happiness and a long life to all people in the Sultanate. — ONA