Sheikh Khalifa orders funeral prayer, 3-day mourning for Sultan Qaboos

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Abu Dhabi - Prayer will be offered in all mosques nationwide.

By Wam

Published: Sat 11 Jan 2020, 2:33 PM

Last updated: Sat 11 Jan 2020, 8:10 PM

The President ,His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has ordered to offer funeral prayer in absentia on the soul of the late Sultan Qaboos of Oman.
The prayer will be offered in all mosques nationwide on Saturday after Maghreb prayer (Sunset Prayer).
The UAE President has also ordered a three-day mourning, starting today, Saturday, and that the UAE national flag be flown at half-mast at all government departments across the country and at all embassies and diplomatic missions of the UAE overseas.
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