Dr Momen pays homage to late UAE president in Abu Dhabi
Published: 08:54 AM, 16 May 2022
Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr A K Abdul Momen (L) and new UAE president Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan - Photo: Collected
Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr A K Abdul Momen paid deep homage to late President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi.
On behalf of the President, Prime Minister and the people of Bangladesh, the foreign minister on Sunday conveyed condolence to new UAE president Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan following the death of his half-brother Sheikh Khalifa, who died on Friday.
During the meeting, Dr Momen also congratulated the new UAE President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, a foreign ministry press release said.
UAE foreign minister and members of the Royal family were present.
A number of world leaders have arrived and some are expected to land in the oil-rich middle eastern Arab nation on Monday to pay tribute to memories of the late UAE president.