Sharjah Ruler represents UAE President for Saudi king’s funeral
ABU DHABI // Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah, is representing Sheikh Khalifa, the President, to the funeral of the late Saudi king, Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
He left for Riyadh to join the procession to the king’s final resting place Friday afternoon.
Sheikh Sultan is leading a high-level delegation comprising Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Ruler of Ajman; Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah; Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman; Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development; and other UAE leaders. * WAM