Bahrain King arrives in the UAE
26 September 2012
His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa of Bahrain arrived today on a fraternal visit to the UAE.
He was greeted on arrival by the President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Gen. Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, and senior officials.
Shaikh Hamad and Shaikh Khalifa then headed to Al Rawda Palace in Al Ain where the Bahraini King was received by His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President’s Representative, Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and Shaikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai.
The Bahraini King then greeted high ranking UAE officials, including Shaikh Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler’s Representative in the Eastern Region, Shaikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Adviser, Shaikh Saeed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler’s Representative, Shaikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, Lt. General Shaikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Shaikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court and Managing Director of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) as well as a number of Shaikhs and senior officials.
The UAE President also greeted the entourage of the Bahraini King.