The Omani Court announced the death of Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed yesterday evening Friday after a long struggle with illness, as it was afflicted in 2014.

And the official television of the Sultanate of Oman announced the death of Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed at the age of 79 years in the early hours of Saturday morning, according to the statement that he died on Friday.

Colon Qaboos bin Said was afflicted with colon cancer, and his appearance has decreased greatly in international and Arab forums, and his cousins ​​have been delegated by him to attend national and Arab events and important meetings.

The official statement said that today, Saturday, he will hold a ceremonial ceremony for the funeral of Sultan Qaboos bin Said at the Grand Mosque of Sultan, where he is prayed and then buried in the family cemetery.

The Sultanate of Oman declared mourning and the suspension of official work in the public and private sectors for a period of three days and flags at half-mast in the next forty days.