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Egypt announces 3 days of public mourning for the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed

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The Arab Republic of Egypt has declared a state of general mourning throughout the republic for a period of three days to mourn the death of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, as of today, Friday, 13 May 2022.

This was stated by the official spokesman for the Presidency of the Republic, Ambassador Bassam Rady, through his official account on the social networking site “Facebook”.

For his part, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi mourned His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, who moved to the side of his Lord satisfied today, Friday, May 13.

The Egyptian president wrote, on his official page on Twitter: “I mourn with sincere sadness and sorrow a man of the most precious men, and one of the greatest leaders, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, who passed away after a long journey of giving, in which he gave a lot. for his country and nation, until the UAE became a model for development and modernity in our region and the world.”

He added: “Sheikh Khalifa was truly a lover of Egypt, and a loyal friend in all circumstances and conditions. In my name and the name of the people of Egypt, I offer my condolences to the leadership, state and people of the United Arab Emirates in this great affliction. progress and glory.

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