United Arab Emirates chief Khalifa dies at 73

The head of the United Arab Emirates, Khalifa (pictured), died today at the age of 73 after years of battling the disease, the United Arab Emirates News Agency reported.Reuters


The UAE’s head of state, Khilafat, died today at the age of 73 after battling illness, the United Arab Emirates News Agency reported.

The state-run United Arab Emirates News Agency (WAM) said: “The Ministry of State Affairs expresses its condolences to the people of the United Arab Emirates and the Muslim world for the passing of Khalifa (Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan) on Friday. , on May 13th.”


The head of state affairs announced that from today the flag would be flown at half-staff for 40 days, and work in the public and private sectors would be suspended for three days.

Khalifa became the second head of the UAE in November 2004, after his father as the 16th ruler of Abu Dhabi, the wealthiest emirate of the United Arab Emirates.

Khalifa since 2014the strokesand acceptProceedingSince then, he has rarely appeared in public.

His brother, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohamed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, has been seen in recent years as the de facto ruler of the United Arab Emirates.

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