x Abu Dhabi, UAE Friday 21 July 2017

Funeral prayers said for Hamid bin Suhail Al Ketbi

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, led funeral prayers yesterday for the 38-year-old who had suffered a heart attack.

ABU DHABI // Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, led funeral prayers yesterday for Hamad bin Suhail Al Ketbi, who died while on holiday in London, from a heart attack. He was 38 years old. He was buried at the Bateen Cemetary after a ceremony which saw leading royals in attendance, including the Crown Princes of Ras al Khaima, Umm Al Quwain and Ajman. The body was then buried in the Bateen Cemetery in Abu Dhabi. Sheikh Mohammed is now receiving condolences. Diplomats, friends and dignitaries have offered their condolences to the family. * WAM