President of Anglo Arab Organisation, Nadhmi Auchi, receives Freedom of City of London

Source: middle-east-online    First Published: 09-10-2013


Patrons and Board Members of Anglo Arab Organisation hold banquet at Stationers’ Hall to celebrate British-Arab relations.


LONDON – The Patrons and Board Members of the Anglo Arab Organisation held a banquet at Stationers’ Hall on Wednesday 2nd October, 2013, to celebrate British-Arab relations and to mark the granting of the Freedom of the City of London to its President, Mr Nadhmi Auchi._61814_A2

This high honour has been bestowed on other prominent persons including Princess Diana, Sir Winston Churchill, Lady Margaret Thatcher, USA Presidents Franklin Roosevelt Dwight Eisenhower, President of South Africa Nelson Mandela and Prime Minister of India Jawaher Lal Nehro.

Mr Anthony Bailey offered the vote of thanks. Among others present were:

The Ambassadors of Oman, Palestine, Tunisia, Yemen, Jordan and Bahrain; Baroness Tonge, Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne, Lady Olga Maitland, Sir Desmond de Silva, QC, Sir Anthony Joliffe, Sir Terence Clark, Princess Marie-Therese von Hohenberg, Archbishop Athanasius Toma Dawod, President Jacques Santer, Ald John Garbutt, Mr Andrew Rosindell, MP, HE Mr Abdul Hadi al-Majali, Mr Murray Craig, Mr Timoor Daghistani and other members of the British-Arab community and associated organisations.