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Click video. The leader of the United Arab Emirates arrived at Windsor Castle today for a two-day state visit. He is spending two days as guest of the Queen at Windsor.
President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the leader of the United Arab Emirates, and Her Majesty the Queen arrive in Windsor by coach, at the start of a two-day state visit by the President.
President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan is at Windsor Castle today for the first day of a two-day state visit to the UK.
He is meeting the Queen at Windsor Castle, after a state welcome and carriage drive to the castle. He’ll be staying at Windsor with Her Majesty for two days.
His visit is the first royal appearance in the UK by a UAE leader since the late Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and the Queen hosted the late Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan in 1989.
The timetable for Shaikh Khalifa’s two-day includes a state lunch at Windsor Castle and a meeting at 10 Downing Street with Prime Minister David Cameron.