x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

UAE, Bahraini royalty wed

The daughter of the Ruler of Dubai marries the son of Bahrain's king, according to an official announcement.

The daughter of the Ruler of Dubai married the son of Bahrain's king yesterday, according to an official announcement on WAM, the state news agency. Wedding festivities unfolded in Dubai, with dignitaries from the two countries in attendance, according to the announcement. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, President of the UAE, also attended and congratulated Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa and his son, Sheikh Nasir.

Other dignitaries included Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed, the Ruler of Fujairah, Sheikh Saud bin Rashid, the Ruler of Umm al Qaiwain, and Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid, the Ruler of Ajman. * The National