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In pictures: Sheikh Khalifa's historic visit to UK

May 2, 2013

Sheikh Khalifa is accompanied by Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, as he inspects the guard of honour. Dan Kitwood / AFP
Sheikh Khalifa is accompanied by Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, as he inspects the guard of honour. Dan Kitwood / AFP
Britain's Prince Philip (2nd L) with President Sheikh Khalifa (L) as they prepare to review an honour guard during a Ceremonial Welcome in Windsor. Toby Melville/AFP
Britain's Prince Philip (2nd L) with President Sheikh Khalifa (L) as they prepare to review an honour guard during a Ceremonial Welcome in Windsor. Toby Melville/AFP
Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (L) greets Sheikh Khalifa (R) at 10 Downing Street on May 1, 2013. Andrew Cowie/AFP
Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (L) greets Sheikh Khalifa (R) at 10 Downing Street on May 1, 2013. Andrew Cowie/AFP
Members of the UAE delegation entering 10 Downing Street in central London on May 1, 2013 for a meeting with Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron. Andrew Cowie/AFP
Members of the UAE delegation entering 10 Downing Street in central London on May 1, 2013 for a meeting with Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron. Andrew Cowie/AFP
Sheikh Khalifa (C) lays a wreath on the tomb of the Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey in central London on the second day of his state visit to Britain. Ben Stansall/AFP
Sheikh Khalifa (C) lays a wreath on the tomb of the Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey in central London on the second day of his state visit to Britain. Ben Stansall/AFP
Sheikh Khalifa (2nd R) lays a wreath on the tomb of the Unknown Warrior as Dean of Westminster John Hall (R) looks on in Westminster Abbey. Ben Stansall/AFP
Sheikh Khalifa (2nd R) lays a wreath on the tomb of the Unknown Warrior as Dean of Westminster John Hall (R) looks on in Westminster Abbey. Ben Stansall/AFP
Dean of Westminster John Hall (L) takes Sheikh Khalifa (R) on a tour of Westminster Abbey. Ben Stansall/AFP
Dean of Westminster John Hall (L) takes Sheikh Khalifa (R) on a tour of Westminster Abbey. Ben Stansall/AFP
Britain's Prince Andrew, Duke of York (4R) and Dean of Westminster John Hall (R) look on as Sheikh Khalifa (2R) in Westminster Abbey. Ben Stansall/AFP
Britain's Prince Andrew, Duke of York (4R) and Dean of Westminster John Hall (R) look on as  Sheikh Khalifa (2R) in Westminster Abbey. Ben Stansall/AFP
Sheikh Khalifa (C) signs a book for distinguished guests inside Westminster Abbey in London, Britain, 01 May 2013. Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA
Sheikh Khalifa (C) signs a book for distinguished guests inside Westminster Abbey in London, Britain, 01 May 2013. Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA
Guests are seated for the state lunch put on by the British royals to welcome Sheikh Khalifa in the Waterloo Room of Windsor Castle yesterday. Oli Scarff / AFP
Guests are seated for the state lunch put on by the British royals to welcome Sheikh Khalifa in the Waterloo Room of Windsor Castle yesterday. Oli Scarff / AFP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth (L) walking with Sheikh Khalifa after a review of an honour guard during a ceremonial welcome at Windsor Castle, in Windsor, southern England. Toby Melville/Reuters
Britain's Queen Elizabeth (L) walking with Sheikh Khalifa after a review of an honour guard during a ceremonial welcome at Windsor Castle, in Windsor, southern England. Toby Melville/Reuters