His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Was Laid To Rest In Abu Dhabi
The funeral prayer of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan took place at the Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed the First Mosque in Abu Dhabi, according to state news agency WAM on Friday.
Prayers prior to the burial took place at the Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed the First Mosque
Before the burial took place, family members of the Al Nahyan family, and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan performed funeral prayers at the Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed the First Mosque in Abu Dhabi
Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed was laid to rest on Friday night
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, now the Ruler of Abu Dhabi, led senior leaders in prayer at a cemetery in Al Bateen
A military guard carried the president’s body prior to being handed to family for the burial process
Worshippers in mosques across the UAE also paid respects to Sheikh Khalifa, who passed at age 73