KUALA LUMPUR: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah has conveyed his greetings to all members of the Malaysian Army, veterans and others who have served in the military in conjunction with the Malaysian Army’s 88th anniversary.
Istana Negara, in a statement posted on its Facebook page, stated that His Majesty also expressed his deep appreciation to the members of the army, especially those on the frontlines, for their sacrifices in helping the government curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sultan Abdullah also expressed his highest appreciation to the families of army officers and personnel who had been killed while on duty.
As the Supreme Commander of the Malaysian Armed Forces, His Majesty also commended and expressed his deep appreciation of the services and sacrifices made by all current and former army personnel in protecting the country’s sovereignty and security.
“I pray that the Malaysian Army continues to be a respected force on the international stage, ” he added. — Bernama