UAE President Sheikh Khalifa dies at 73


UAE’s Presidential Affairs Ministry announces 40 days of mourning with flags at half-mast from today after President Sheikh Khalifa Zayed Al-Nahyan died. – AFP pic, May 13, 2022.

THE United Arab Emirates’ President Sheikh Khalifa Zayed Al-Nahyan died today, after battling illness for several years, said state media. He was 73.

“The Presidential Affairs Ministry expresses sympathy for the people of UAE and the Islamic world… on the passing of Sheikh Khalifa Zayed Al-Nahyan today,” said the official WAM news agency.


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