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crown prince

the male heir to a sovereign throne
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Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also sent a condolence cable to Prince Sultan.
HIS Majesty yesterday spoke by telephone with Sultan Qaboos of Oman, UAE President Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and UAE Armed Forces Deputy Supreme Commander General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Saudi Prince Sultan bin Fahad bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
ABU DHABI -- His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, on Thursday afternoon graced the national procession, which started from Qasr Al Manhal to Qasr Al Hosn to mark the 250th anniversary of building of Qasr Al Hosn by the late Shaikh Dhyiab bin Eisa Al Nahyan.
In turn, His Highness the Amir sent cables to UAE crown princes and Sharjah Deputy Ruler thanking them and expressing his utmost appreciation to their congratulations, which reflected the deep-rooted bilateral ties.
The Crown Prince highlighted the continuous support of the Saudi Crown Prince for Bahraini-Saudi ties.
The seven Sheikhs and Crown Princes of the Emirates will attend the event.
Shaikh Khalifa also received similar cables from the Crown Princes and Deputy Rulers of the Emirates.
At a news conference prior to his birthday, the crown prince said he and his wife Crown Princess Masako are happy at the news, while refraining from commenting on a proposal by a government panel to revise the Imperial House Law so that females could ascend Japan's imperial throne as a way to avoid a possible succession crisis.
At 10 Downing Street, Blair congratulated the crown prince on the pregnancy of his wife Crown Princess Masako, according to the Imperial Household Agency.
The visit by the crown prince and princess to his parents was the first since the official announcement of Crown Princess Masako's pregnancy.
The crown prince also referred to the sharing of official duties with Emperor Akihito, saying it is necessary, considering his age, to mitigate his burdens so he can have more rest.
The crown prince said at his press conference last February, ''I would like to accept Emperor Akihito's feelings toward Aiko with respect and arrange opportunities for her to see the emperor and empress as before.