Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan re-elected as UAE President

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan was re-elected for a fourth five-year term as the country's President by the UAE's Supreme Council, in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution.

Sheikh Khalifa was first elected President by the Supreme Council on November 3, 2004.

"The Supreme Council expressed its deep confidence in the wise leadership of President Sheikh Khalifa, and wished him good luck to continue the journey of development and prosperity, thanks to his far-sighted wisdom and approach that reinforces the pillars of the renaissance of the dear homeland and its achievements, and fulfils the aspirations of its generous people", Emirates News Agency 'WAM' reported.