Ministry of Presidential Affairs has announced an official 3-day mourning starting Sunday.

Her Highness Sheikha Hessa bint Mohammed Al Nahyan, the mother of UAE President, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, passed away on Sunday.

The Ministry of Presidential Affairs issued a statement announcing her passing away.

The Ministry has announced an official mourning for 3 days from today, Sunday, January 28, 2018.