UAE President Died: The President of the UAE passed away; 40 days of national mourning declared, world's celebrities expressed grief

UAE President Died: The President of the UAE passed away; 40 days of national mourning declared, world's celebrities expressed grief

Sheikh bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and ruler of Abu Dhabi, has died at the age of 73. 40 days of national mourning has been declared in the UAE on the death of Sheikh. The President's Ministry gave this information. The President of India, President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have expressed grief over the death of Sheikh Khalifa. Kovind said that he will always be remembered for his work for the welfare of the Indian community.

PM Modi expressed grief 

Expressing deep sorrow, Prime Minister Modi said that he was a great statesman and a visionary leader under whom India-UAE ties were strengthened. The condolences of the people of India are with the people of UAE. May God rest his soul. People from all over the world including External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi condoled his death.

Vice President will take charge

Sheikh Khalifa held the position of President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi since November 3, 2004. According to the report, the national flag was flown at half-mast over the federal department and local institutions on the president's death. The presidential chair, which fell vacant after the death of the Khalifa, will be filled in 30 days. By then Vice President Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum will take over.

18 years of his services

Khalifa served 18 years as President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi. Sheikh Khalifa was elected the President of the UAE, succeeding his father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

was born in 1948

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan took office as the first president after the union's formation in 1971, until 2 November 2004. Born in 1948, Sheikh Khalifa was the second President of the United Arab Emirates and the 16th ruler of Abu Dhabi. The statement issued by the federal government said that the UAE grew rapidly during the reign of the Caliph.

India declares state mourning

According to news agency PTI from New Delhi, India has declared a day of state mourning on Saturday on the death of Sheikh Khalifa. In a message issued by the Union Home Ministry to all the states and union territories, it has been said that there will be a day of state mourning across the country on May 14 in honor of the departed. During the one-day state mourning, the national flag will be flown at half-mast over government buildings and there will be no official entertainment program.

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Do you know these things about Anthony Albanese who defeated Scott Morrison? Many challenges will be faced as Prime Minister

Do you know these things about Anthony Albanese who defeated Scott Morrison? Many challenges will be faced as Prime Minister

Australian voters have pushed for an end to nine years of Liberal rule in favor of a centre-left opposition that has promised strong action on climate change. To form a majority government, parties need a majority of 76 seats. The Labor Party's Anthony Albanese, who won the election, will now be the new Prime Minister of Australia. After the election results were out, Morrison said he would resign as leader of the Liberal Party. He said that he takes responsibility for his party's defeat. The Labor Party currently holds 73 seats, according to the Australian Electoral Commission. Early vote counts showed a strong bias toward Greens candidates and independents, who sought emissions cuts far beyond commitments made by Morrison's coalition.

Who is  Anthony  Albanese 

Albanese is one of Australia's longest-serving politicians and was briefly deputy prime minister under Kevin Rudd in 2013. He has earned a reputation as a defender of free healthcare, an advocate of LGBT rights, a Republican and a diehard rugby league fan. Albanese, 59, had a childhood spent by a single mother with the help of a disability pension. At the age of just 33, he reached Parliament in 1996 by winning the Sydney seat on a Labor Party ticket. In 2007, when Kevin Rudd's Labor Party came to power, Albanese was made Minister of Infrastructure and Transport. Due to internal strife in the party, the Prime Minister was changed and Anthony Albanese became Deputy Prime Minister. But his tenure as Deputy PM lasted only 10 weeks. His party lost in the next election.

 Challenges ahead for Albanese as Prime Minister?

One of Albanese's first priorities as prime minister will be to rebuild relations with foreign leaders, who Morrison says has neglected foreign policy in recent years. China recently signed a military agreement with the Solomon Islands near Australia, China is planning to build its first military base in the Pacific. On Tuesday, Albanians are expected to be in Tokyo for talks with quad members from the United States, India and Japan, where they will discuss priorities for safeguarding free passage in the Indo-Pacific. Voters have turned to the Labor Party over the Liberal Party's inaction on climate change. Marija Taflaga, director of the Australian Politics Study Center at the Australian National University, noted the vote's shift to the Greens. 

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