The death of the Emirati president.. Mohammed bin Rashid pledges allegiance to Khalifa bin Zayed’s replacement

On Friday, May 13, 2022, the Emirates News Agency announced the death of President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

The Ministry of Presidential Affairs in the Emirates mourned “to the people of the UAE, the Arab and Islamic nations, and the whole world, the leader of the nation and the patron of its march, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the State, who moved next to his Lord.”

And in the Emirates, official mourning was announced, flags at half-mast for a period of 40 days, and work in ministries, departments, federal and local institutions, and the private sector was suspended for 3 days, starting today.

Khalifa assumed power in the Emirates following the death of his father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, in November 2004, and in January 2014 he suffered a stroke to leave the administration of the affairs of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi to his brother, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed.

Later on Friday evening, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, pledged allegiance to Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as President of the UAE.

And Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum published a poem in the elegy of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

The poem included verses to pledge allegiance to Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as president of the UAE.

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attached the poem, which he published on his official account on Twitter, with a photo of him with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ruler of Abu Dhabi.


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