Dubai ruler's son dies; UAE declares three days of mourning
September 20 , 2015
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has declared three days of mourning after Sheikh Rashid bin Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the son of Dubai’s ruler, died following a heart attack.
He was 33 years old, local news reports said.
A keen sportsman, Sheikh Rashid was the first son of Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, who is also UAE’s prime minister.
Sheikh Rashid’s younger brother is the crown prince of Dubai.