Sheikh Mohammed turns 70: Life in pictures
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai is celebrating his 70th birthday today. So we're celebrating his life through the decades.
At Mons Officer Cadet School in Aldesrhot, United Kingdom in 1968
Sheikh Mohammed as the the UAE's first and youngest Minister of Defense
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid is seen with Sheikh Rashid during a visit to the Northern Emirates in 1980
Watching his horses walk in the Belmont Paddock during the Breeder's Cup in New York in 1995
Receiving a trophy from King Abdullah of Jordan in Manama after the Bahrain Endurance Ride, an equestrian marathon, in 2000
On his sons' wedding day in Dubai in May 2019