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Khalifa fetes guests to celebrate Mansour’s wedding


2 May 2005

DUBAI — President H.H. Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has held here at the Jumeirah City a luncheon to celebrate the wedding of Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister for Presidential Affairs to the daughter of General Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Defence Minister of UAE.

The luncheon was attended by a large number of dignitaries, including their highnesses members of the Supreme Council and  Rulers of the Emirates, their crown princes, deputy rulers, shaikhs, ministers, senior officials and other distinguished guests from the  UAE and other member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council,  who were invited by the UAE President.

Others who attended the luncheon at the invitation of the  UAE President include President of Djibouti, Ismail Omar Guelleh,  Crown Prince of Bahrain, Shaikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa,  Crown Prince of Qatar, Shaikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Chief  of Saudi Arabian National Huards, Prince Mut’eb bin Abdullah bin  Abdul Aziz, Prince Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdul aziz, representative  of the Sultan of Oman, Shaikh As’ad bin Tariq al Busaidi and the  son of the Queen of Britain and the Commonwealth, Prince  Andrew.