"She led the country through some of our greatest and darkest moments with grace and decency and genuine caring,” John said.
In a statement, the Presidential Court said that the flags will fly at half-mast for three days, ending next Monday, 12th September.
Queen Elizabeth II has been placed under medical supervision because doctors are "concerned for Her Majesty's health," Buckingham Palace said on Thursday, as members of the royal family urgently travelled to Scotland to be with the 96-year-old monarch.
At 73, Charles is the oldest monarch yet to ascend the throne, following the death of his "cherished" mother at her remote Scottish estate on Thursday.
Today the whole world mourns the loss of an extraordinary woman — Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. (RIP). Her Majesty was a close friend of the UAE and both countries shared an amicable bond and mutual understanding.
With the death of Queen Elizabeth II, many iconic goods, symbols and titles will have to change. Coins, stamps and medals will no longer bear the Queen’s distinctive side profile, but that of her son and heir King Charles III. A new flag and coat of arms will be designed for the new monarch and the most famous
UAE President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan had aptly described Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, who passed away at Balmoral Castle in Scotland at the age 96 on Thursday, when he observed, “Her Majesty is a close friend of the UAE and a beloved & respected leader whose long reign was
A kind-hearted, lovable and caring Queen Elizabeth II will be remembered for ages. Elizabeth II, an adorable queen who ruled the hearts of billions of people
The two couples, all dressed in mourning black, were seen together looking at the growing banks of flowers left at the gates of Windsor Castle since the queen's death on Thursday aged 96.