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Abu Dhabi: Shaikh Nasser Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Dies in Helicopter Crash

Abu Dhabi: Shaikh Nasser Bin Zayed Al Nahyan dies in helicopter Crash  

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Abu Dhabi, June 3: The Ministry of Presidential Affairs has announced the death of Sheikh Nasser bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who died last night when the helicopter plane carrying him and his colleagues crashed over Gulf Waters.

Sheikh Nasser was the brother of President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

In a statement, the Ministry of Presidential Affairs announced a three-day mourning during which ministries and government departments will remain closed.

Funeral prayers for Sheikh Nasser and his colleagues will be performed at the Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Mosque in Al Bateen. President Sheikh Khalifa will receive condolences today at Al Mushrif Palace after the funeral service.

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  • Melissa, Kuwait

    Thu, Jun 5 2008

    My Heart Felt Sympathy to the Royal family. May His Soul rest in PEACE!!!

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  • mohammed khaliq, gurukambla, mangalore

    Thu, Jun 5 2008

    Inna lillahi wa-inna ilaihe rajieun,May Almighty Allah give courage to the royal family and may his soul rest in peace - Aameen.

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  • Yasser H. Al Rawashdeh & Family, Abu Dhabi

    Thu, Jun 5 2008

    May Almighty Allah give courage to the royal family Al Nahyyan and may his soul rest in peace - Aameen.

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  • Irene Pais, Mangalore

    Wed, Jun 4 2008

    Very very sad news.May the Almighty grant Shaikh Nasser Bin Zayed Al Nahyan eternal rest and May our Lord Almighty grant his family members strength and courage to bear this irreparable loss

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  • saleem Abu Dhabi, Puttur,

    Wed, Jun 4 2008

    May Almighty Allah give courage to the royal family and may his soul rest in peace - Aameen.

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  • sana saleem althaf, dubai/ faragepatte

    Wed, Jun 4 2008

    "............ Inna lillahi wa-inna ilaihe rajieun. To Allah we belong and to Him is our return. May Al-Mighty Allah (SWT) forgive all their sins and grant them 'reazul jannah' and give strength to their loving family to bear this shocking news...." Ammen.***** ya allha give all patients and lot of strenght to family......

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  • Abdul kader, moolur/Abudhabi/zakum feild

    Wed, Jun 4 2008

    Inna lillahi wa-inna ilaihe rajieun. To Allah we belong and to Him is our return. May Al-Mighty Allah (SWT) forgive all their sins and grant them 'reazul jannah' and give strength to their loving family to bear this shocking news.

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  • Ninette, Mangalore / Canada

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    Our heartfelt condolences to the family members of Sheikh Nasser bin Zayed Al Nahyan. May his soul rest in peace.

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  • Mohammed Aslam, Kudroli/ Baku, Azerbaijan

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    "............ Inna lillahi wa-inna ilaihe rajieun. To Allah we belong and to Him is our return. May Al-Mighty Allah (SWT) forgive all their sins and grant them 'reazul jannah' and give strength to their loving family to bear this shocking news...." Ammen. *(I am a stranger, resident in Baku and not known to the family)

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  • Mansoor Ahmed, Udupi /dendoor katte / kuwait

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    It is sad news. May the Almighty Allha give courage to the royal family member to bear his loss. May his soul rest in peace.

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  • Augustine Daniel D'Souza, Udupi Vasai Virar State of Kuwait

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    Very Saad news, May the God Almighty give courage to his Family members to bear the loss. May his Soul rest in Peace

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  • MARY MATHIAS, Mangalore,bombay/dubai

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    Sorry to hear about it. May the almighty give the strenght and courage to bear the loss of our dear brother. May his soul rest in peace.

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  • Abdul Razak, Udupi

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    May Almighty Allah give courage to the royal family and may his soul rest in peace - Aameen.

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  • Ronald, Mangalore / Dubai

    Tue, Jun 3 2008

    It's a sad news. May the Almighty give strength to his Family members to bear his loss. May his Soul rest in Peace.

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