Maha Vajiralongkorn

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Maha Vajiralongkorn

(Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun), 1952–, king of Thailand (2016–). He attended school in Australia, where he graduated from the Royal Military College, Duntroon, and Univ. of New South Wales (1976), and then served in the Thai armed forces. Having been designated crown prince in 1972, he succeeded his father, Bhumibol Adulyadej, upon his death.
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His Majesty has also received greetings from Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice-President of the UAE, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan, Heir Apparent of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the UAE, Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, Crown Prince of Thailand, Dr Haider al Abadi, Prime Minister of Iraq, Dato Seri Mohamed Najib Abdul Razak, Prime Minister of Malaysia, Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Shaikh Hasina Wajed, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister of Thailand, KP Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Nepal, Dr Abdullah Abdullah, President of Afghanistan and Ahmed Aboul Gheit, Secretary-General of the Arab League.
His Majesty has also received greetings cable on this glorious occasion from Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, Vice- President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, Heir Apparent of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces in the UAE , Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn, Crown Prince of Thailand, Dr.