Bahrain Crown Prince and Prime Minister attends Queen Elizabeth II's state funeral
Agencies | London
The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com
On behalf of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, yesterday attended the state funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, held at Westminster Abbey in London.
HRH Prince Salman was accompanied by the Personal Representative of HM the King, HH Shaikh Abdullah bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa. His Royal Highness, on behalf of HM King Hamad, also visited Westminster Hall to pay his respect to Queen Elizabeth II at her lying-in-state.
He highlighted HM Queen Elizabeth II’s lifelong dedication to her country and her people, and her immeasurable contribution to Bahraini-British relations, which continue to progress and develop. HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister commended HM Queen Elizabeth II’s historical legacy in strengthening the bond between the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the UK and the peoples of the two countries.
HRH Prince Salman highlighted Queen Elizabeth II’s extraordinary reign, adding that she was a beacon of selflessness and peace. He noted HM the late Queen’s devotion and contributions to the service of her people and the world.