“The Federal Supreme Council has chosen Mohamed bin Zayed as head of the United Arab Emirates,” the emirate state news agency WAM said in a brief statement.
The agency said Bin Zayed “expressed himself”. Thanks for your valuable trust Credited by members of the UAE Supreme Council and the rulers of the seven emirates that make up the country.
The prime minister and ruler of the Emirate of Dubai, Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who briefly served as the country’s interim president after the previous leader’s death on Friday, congratulated the new head of state on his election. “We congratulate him, we pledge allegiance to him and our people pay homage to him.. “The whole country is ruled by him on the path of glory, success and happiness, by Allah’s leave,” Bin Rashid said on his official Twitter account.
Also, the new leader “shadow” and “extension of us all” From his father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan, who united the seven emirates that formed the UAE in 1971.
Shortly before his appointment, WAM reported that Bin Zayed had bought several. Phone calls from “leaders, brothers and friends of various countries” to convey his condolences for the death of his brother Khalifa bin Zayed. Among the leaders who came in contact with him were King of Morocco IV. Mohammed; Mohamed bin Salman, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia; Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan; US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron.
To be precise, this Saturday Macron and other heads of state such as Egyptian President Abdelfatah al-Sisi are planning to travel to the Emirate to express their wishes. condolences to the new president.