The UAE Supreme Council has re-elected His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan as President of the UAE for a fourth five-year term. Indian Prime Minister congratulated His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on being re-elected.
About Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan:
- Sheikh Khalifa was born in Al Muwaiji Fort, Al Ain, in 1948. .
- Shaikh Khalifa was first elected President on November 3, 2004 following the death of his father Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
- He led the country towards the achievement stage that contributed to empowering the Emirati citizens, and the prosperity of the UAE, and its prominence locally and globally.
- The United Arab Emirates is an Arabian Peninsula nation settled mainly along the Persian (Arabian) Gulf.
- Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras al Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al Quwain – are the 7 emirates that make up the UAE.
- The country is a federation of 7 emirates.
- Capital: Abu Dhabi
- Currency: UAE Dirham