Ahmed was murdered or was it an accident? Ahmed was one of the many brothers of Abu Dhabi's ruler Sheikh Khalifa al Nahyan.
The bank known as BCCI was founded in 1972 with the support of Sheik Zayed bin Sultan al Nahyan, former ruler of Abu Dhabi and head of the United Arab Emirates.
BCCI was involved with money launderers and drug and arms traffickers.
The CIA used BCCI to funnel money to Osama bin Laden's men.
BCCI helped Saddam Hussein funnel money to Banca Nazionale del Lavoro (BNL) which worked with Henry Kissinger. (From Bush to Osama bin Laden in one - Conspiracy Times)
Heroin in the UAE - Drug dealers see UAE as a transit hub - The National Newspaper
A 2008 UN report said the UAE (which includes Abu Dhabi) has become a 'major exporting and trans-shipping area' for heroin.
Sheikh Ahmed al-Nahyan was ranked 27th on the Forbes list of the most powerful people in the world.
Was Sheikh Ahmed al-Nahyan murdered or was his death an accident?
Sheikh Ahmed al-Nahyan was the brother of the leader of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa al-Nahyan.
In January 2010, another brother, Sheikh Issa al-Nahyan, was cleared of torturing an Afghan merchant in 2004, despite video footage of the incident.
Sheikh Ahmed headed Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund, the largest of its kind in the world.
Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed al-Nahyan is a half brother of Sheikh Khalifa.
Sheikh Mohammed and his brothers are expected to try to gain control of Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund.
On 26 march 2010, Sheikh Ahmed's glider reportedly crashed into a lake, close to the Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdallah dam, about 25 miles (40km) south of Rabat.
The craft's Spanish pilot, his flight instructor Julio López, survived the accident and was quickly rescued.
Ahmed's body was only recovered from the crash site four days later on 30 March, despite of an intensive search by helicopters and divers from several countries.
Sheikh Ahmed's family, the Al Nahyan, have a residence on the shores of the lake where the glider crashed.
In the past, Sheikh Ahmed has trained pilots in the UAE armed forces and he is himself a qualified commercial captain on the Airbus A340 aircraft type.
The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, with assets around $627 billion (£420 billion), has a stakes in Citigroup.
The USA has extensive military relations with Abu Dhabi and the U.A.E.
The U.S. Navy puts many sailors ashore at the Jebel Ali port in Abu Dhabi.
The USA is selling the U.A.E. $9.4 billion worth of air defense systems including the Patriot missile. (UAE Torture)
The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority is buying up land and buildings in the USA and UK. (UAE Torture)
The Zayed Center is a think tank established in Abu Dhabi in 1999 for "the fulfillment of the vision of Sheikh Zayed".
The Zayed Center published a report that Zionists had caused the Holocaust.
It was claimed that the center also hosted a lecture by a professor who claimed Jews celebrate Purim by murdering innocent victims and eating their blood and that the director of the Zayed Center has publicly declared the Jewish People "enemies of all nations." (Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, )