Three days of mourning as UAE royal dies

Three days of mourning as UAE royal dies

UAE: Sharjah has declared three days of mourning after the death of Sheikha Mariam bint Salem Al Suwaidi, wife of the Ruler’s late father.

Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah, performed funeral prayers for Sheikha Mariam at King Faisal Mosque in Sharjah

The official mourning was also announced for three days, and the UAE flag will be flown half-mast in the emirate of Sharjah for three days.