Al Jubail Cemetery in Sharjah.
The Royal Court of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah said that the funeral prayers for Sheikh Khalid held at 9.00am on Wednesday at the King Faisal Mosque in Sharjah. Sheikh Sultan will accept condolences at the Al Badi Palace after the Zuhr prayer on Wednesday for three days.
Sheikh Khalid passed away on July 1 in London.
The royal court has announced a three-day mourning in Sharjah.
The Ruler of Sharjah and sheikhs headed for Jubail Cemetery where the body of Sheikha Mariam Bint Sultan Al Suwaidi was laid to rest.
The UAE is in an official three-day mourning period since Tuesday; flags flew at half-mast.
Sheikh Sultan received condolences from the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, responded to a complaint sent by an Emirati woman to the Direct Line programme in which she talked about her deteriorating financial situation as a result of debts and arrest of her husband.
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Shocking security camera footage showed a man approaching a table of three women wearing headscarves as they chatted at a cafe in the city's west on Wednesday.
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