Mohammed bin Zayed .. “Nature-loving hawk” as president of the UAE | profile

Today, Saturday 14 May, the Supreme Council of the Federation in the Emirates elected Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as President of the State, succeeding his late brother Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed.

The Council held a meeting today, at Al Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi, chaired by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai.

The meeting was attended by Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Court Attorney and Ruler of Sharjah, Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Court Attorney and Ruler of Ajman, Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Court Attorney and Ruler of Fujairhal Saw, Al Quwain and Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah.

The Federal Supreme Court elects Mohamed bin Zayed as president of the UAE

A statement issued by the Ministry of Presidential Affairs states that, under Article 51 of the Constitution, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan was unanimously elected President of the United Arab Emirates to succeed Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

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a monitor «Today’s news portal» In the next report, the most prominent information about Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the third president of the United Arab Emirates.

Mohammed bin Zayed is the third son of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founding president of the UAE, of his third wife, Fatima bint Mubarak Al Ketbi, who was born on March 11, 1961 in Al Ain.

Mohammed bin Zayed is married to Sheikha Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan, and he has nine children, 4 men and 5 women.

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His military experience

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed graduated from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in Britain in 1979, and his training included several courses, most notably “a ground armor course, a ground flight course, helicopter conversion, tactical flight and a paratrooper course”, which made. he has brilliant experience in guiding a squadron of aircraft Vertical gazelles.

He rose to military positions, as commander of the Air Force and Air Defense and deputy chief of staff of the armed forces, before becoming chief of staff of the UAE armed forces in 1993, and in 1994 he achieved the rank of lieutenant general. .

Since January 2005, he has been the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the UAE Armed Forces with the rank of First Lieutenant General.

crown prince

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, President of the State, in his capacity as Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi Emiri decision No. he becomes vacant. The decree stipulates:

Emiri Decision No. 24 of 2003 on the Appointment of a Deputy Crown Prince, We, Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Ruler of Abu Dhabi, after reading Act No. 1 of 1974 regarding the reorganization of the government apparatus in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and its amendments, and Emiri Decision No. 15 of 1976 regarding the establishment of a court The Crown Prince and the Chairman of the Executive Council and its amendments.

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We have issued the following decree: Article 1 appoints His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as Deputy Crown Prince and assumes the position of Crown Prince when it becomes vacant. Article 2 Any provision which contravenes the provisions of this Decree shall be repealed. Article 3 This decree shall be implemented and enforced from the date of its issue and shall be published in the Official Journal.

Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi Issued by us in Abu Dhabi on 6 Shawwal 1424 AH corresponding to 30 November 2003 AD

This is in addition to his duties as a key adviser to the President of the UAE in the field of national security. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed was a permanent contributor and participant in political and legislative discussions, an active member of the Supreme Petroleum Council, and also Vice President of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, which is the largest sovereign wealth fund in the world.

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After the death of his father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan in 2004, his older brother, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, was elected president of the United Arab Emirates, and in November 2004, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed became crown prince, and in December of the same year he accepted the presidency of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, which is the first body to determine the general policy of the emirate.

While Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, in his capacity as Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, Emiri decision no. 25 of 2004 appointing the Chairman of the Executive Council in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

The text of the decree follows: Emiri decision no. 25 of 2004 appointing the Chairman of the Executive Council in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, We, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler of Abu Dhabi, after reading Act No. 1 of 1974 the reorganization of the government apparatus in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and its amendments.

And Emiri Decision No. 1 of 2004 appointing the Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi .. And Emiri Decision No. 15 of 1976 with regard to the Court of the Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council. We have the following decree:

Article One Appoints Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince, as Chairman of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Article Two This decree will be implemented from the date of issue and will be published in the Official Gazette.

Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler of Abu Dhabi .. Issued by us in Abu Dhabi .. On December 8, 2004, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan became the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi following the death of his father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan. Al Nahyan.

His interests and love for nature

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed is known for his keen interest in the enrichment of nature in the UAE and the world, which is reflected in his interests in the establishment of the Mohammed bin Zayed Fund for the Conservation of Living Organisms, and his honorary presidency of the Environmental Agency in Abu Dhabi.

It is in addition to his passion to hunt and buy falcons, which is the favorite hobby he took from his father, Sheikh Zayed, in addition to protecting other endangered species.

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed was also known as a poet who loves poetry and literary advice and supports culture and literature.

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