Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik and his accompanying delegation extend condolences and sympathy to his brother, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, Their Highnesses Sheikhs, the Al Nahyan family and the brotherly Emirati people during the reception of His Majesty the Sultan at Abu Dhabi Airport this evening.
For his part, the President of the United Arab Emirates expressed his sincere thanks and appreciation to His Majesty the Sultan and his accompanying delegation for their sincere condolences and sincere sympathy, praying to the Almighty to preserve His Majesty in good health and to spare him and the Omani people all evil and harm.
Earlier, His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik left the Sultanate this afternoon for the United Arab Emirates to offer condolences on the death of the late His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
His Majesty is accompanied by an official delegation that includes:
His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for Cabinet Affairs, His Highness Sayyid Fatek bin Fahr Al Said, Special Envoy of His Majesty the Sultan, His Highness Sayyid Taimur bin Asaad Al Said, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Central Bank of Oman, His Highness Mr. Belarab bin Haitham Al Saeed, His Excellency Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al-Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of the Royal Court, His Excellency Lieutenant-General Sultan bin Muhammad al-Noamani, Minister of the Royal Office, His Excellency Sheikh Abdul-Malik bin Abdullah al-Khalili, President of the State Council, His Excellency Sayyid Hamoud bin Faisal al-Busaidi, Minister of Interior, His Excellency Sayyid Badr bin Hamad al-Busaidi, Minister The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Dr. Hamad bin Saeed Al-Awfi, Head of the Private Office, His Excellency Sayyid Saud bin Hilal Al-Busaidi, Minister of State and Governor of Muscat, His Excellency Dr. Abdullah bin Nasser Al-Harassi, Minister of Information, His Excellency Ambassador Dr. Ahmed bin Hilal Al-Busaidi, the Sultanate of Oman’s ambassador to the United Arab Emirates .