SHARJAH, -- Their Highness the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates sent cables today to Emir of Qatar His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, extending condolences on the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani.

The cables were sent by Their Highnesses the Rulers; H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi of Sharjah, H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi of Ajman, H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi of Fujairah, H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu'alla of Umm Al Qaiwain and H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi of Ras al-Khaimah.

They also sent cables to H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, former Emir of Qatar.

Similar cables were sent by Their Highnesses the Crown Princes and Deputy Rulers of the Emirates.

Source: Emirates News Agency