Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has sent condolence to UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the Emirati people over the death of Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
President El-Sisi's statement was published by Egyptian presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady on Monday on his official Facebook page.
Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who was President Khalifa bin Zayed’s representative, died on Monday.
He was born in 1955 and was the second son of the founding father of the UAE Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
The UAE is observing three days of mourning that started on Monday, which involves the lowering of the flags.