UAE President dies, 40 days of national mourning declared

The President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has died after a three-day holiday in the public and private sectors. The UAE has declared 40 days of national mourning. Bin Zayed al-Nahya breathed his last at the age of 73. A three-day holiday has been declared in the public and […]
 


UAE President dies, 40 days of national mourning declared

The President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has died after a three-day holiday in the public and private sectors. The UAE has declared 40 days of national mourning. Bin Zayed al-Nahya breathed his last at the age of 73. A three-day holiday has been declared in the public and private sectors.

The President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, died on Friday. President Zayed Al Nahyan has been ill for several days. He was 73 years old. Following the death of the President, the government has declared 40 days of national mourning. The national flag will remain at half-mast for 40 days. Along with national mourning, a three-day holiday has been announced in all private and government sectors of the country.

Let us tell you, Sheikh Khalifa is the President of the United Arab Emirates since 3 November 2004. In 2019, he was elected President for the fourth time. He was chosen to succeed his father. Many Islamic countries as well as many other major powers have mourned the death of Sheikh Khalifa.

Sheikh Khalifa was born in 1948

Let us tell you, Sheikh Khalifa was born in 1948. Sheikh Khalifa was the second President of the United Arab Emirates and the 16th Ruler of Abu Dhabi. Sheikh Khalifa was the eldest son of his father. Under his rule, the United Arab Emirates developed very rapidly. During his reign, Sheikh Khalifa took the country to the heights where his father wanted to take the country forward.