Shaikh Hamad Bin Mohammad Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, issued a statement extending his condolences to the Al Nahyan family upon the death of Shaikh Nasser Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who died on Monday 2 June 2008 in a helicopter crash.
The Fujairah ruler also represented the citizens of his emirate at the funeral prayers that were held on Tuesday.
Shaikh Nasser was the brother of the UAE President, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Dr. Geoff Pound
Image: UAE flags flying at half-mast this week.