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Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan becomes UAE's president


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Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
God
Sheikh Khalifa
Anwar Gargash
Jon Gambrell


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the Arabian Peninsula
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DUBAI
United Arab Emirates
the United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
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Dubai
UAE
Saudi Arabia
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Iran
Tehran
Turkey


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Summary

The transition of power marks only the third time this U.S.-allied nation of seven sheikhdoms has selected a president since becoming an independent nation in 1971.The last, which saw Sheikh Khalifa take over for both his and Sheikh Mohammed’s father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, came after his death in 2004.

As said here by JON GAMBRELL