The Ministry of Presidential Affairs mourns 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, as His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, passed away on Friday, May 13 at 73 years of age.
And the Ministry of Presidential Affairs announces official mourning and flags at half-mast for the late HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
In his honour, a mourning period of 40 days has been announced along with the suspension of work in ministries, departments, federal and local institutions, and the private sector for 3 days, starting today.
The Ministry of Presidential Affairs has declared official mourning for UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan for 40 days from today.
— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) May 13, 2022