Biden congratulates new UAE leader on his election

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Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, 61, was named Saturday as the new president of the United Arab Emirates. The transition of power marks only the third time this U.S.-allied nation of seven sheikhdoms has selected a president since becoming an independent nation in 1971. Sheikh Mohammed had been serving as the UAE's de facto president since a 2014 stroke saw Sheikh Khalifa disappear from public view. The UAE is observing a three-day mourning period.
Biden congratulates new UAE leader on his election
6 days ago·Washington, United States

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Times of India

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed elected UAE president

Rulers in the United Arab Emirates announced Saturday that they unanimously appointed Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the president of this hereditarily ruled nation on the Arabian Peninsula. The state-run WAM news agency said the rulers of the country's seven sheikhdoms made the decision at a meeting held in Al Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi.

7 days ago·Mumbai, India
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NDTV

Joe Biden Congratulates Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed On Being Elected UAE President

US President Joe Biden congratulated the UAE's de facto ruler Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on being elected Saturday as the country's president following his brother's death.

6 days ago·New Delhi, India
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IBTimes

Biden Congratulates Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed On Being Elected UAE President

Biden congratulates Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed on being elected UAE president

6 days ago·United States
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South China Morning Post

New UAE president Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed named

Known as MbZ, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the ruler of Abu Dhabi, which makes billions of dollars from oil and gas; UAE’s ties with US are strained over allies’ security concerns and amid Ukraine conflict.

6 days ago·Hong Kong
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ABC Australia

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan elected United Arab Emirates President

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan is officially appointed the new leader of the United Arab Emirates, succeeding his half-brother and former president Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nayhan, who died on Friday. 

6 days ago·Australia
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The Hill

Biden congratulates new UAE leader on his election

President Biden congratulated Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday after he was elected as president of the United Arab Emirates by the Federal Supreme Council of the UAE. “I congratulat…

6 days ago·Washington, United States
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