Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman expressed their condolences to UAE President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed on Thursday following the passing of his brother, Sheikh Saeed bin Zayed.
In their messages, they offered sympathies not only to the family of the deceased and the President but also to the entire UAE population. Additionally, they prayed for God’s mercy upon him during this difficult time.
Sheikh Saeed’s demise occurred on Thursday, and his funeral prayers took place at the Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed the First Mosque in Al-Bateen, Abu Dhabi. The nation united in mourning as funeral prayers in absentia were conducted across all mosques in the country on the same day.
To honor the memory of Sheikh Saeed, a three-day mourning period will commence today, allowing people to pay their respects and grieve the loss of the departed soul.
The heartfelt messages from Saudi Arabia’s King and Crown Prince reflect the deep bond between the two countries and their leaders. The passing of Sheikh Saeed bin Zayed is a moment of sadness not only for his immediate family but also for the broader community in the UAE.
The collective prayers and gestures of support during this mourning period show the strength of unity and compassion among the people in the face of grief.