Manama, Mar. 25 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa held a phone call today with His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the United Arab Emirates, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.
His Majesty the King expressed his condolences on the passing of his brother, His Highness Shaikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, praying Allah the almighty to rest his soul in eternal peace, and to grant his family solace and fortitude.
His Majesty praised the virtues of the late deceased, his role and his good contributions to the renaissance and development of the United Arab Emirates.
HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid expressed his appreciation to HM the King, praying Allah the Almighty to protect His Majesty, wishing him abundant health.