WAM ABU DHABI, 16th September, 2013 (WAM) — President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable of condolences to H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, on the death of his sister, Sheikha Alia bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, who passed away this morning.
In the cable, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa expressed his heartfelt condolences and sympathy and prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the soul of the deceased in Paradise.
His Highness the President also sent a similar cable to H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, on the death of his mother.
The Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, sent similar cables of condolences to the Sharjah Ruler and Deputy Ruler.