UAE Explanation of Vote at the UN General Assembly Meeting on A Resolution on the 1995 Genocide in Srebrenica

Delivered by: His Excellency Mohamed Abushahab, Ambassador and Permanent Representative Thank you, Mr. President. The United Arab Emirates is delivering this statement in an explanation of vote before the vote on the draft resolution titled “International Day of Reflection and Commemoration of the 1995 Genocide in Srebrenica”. In 2012, the remains of a baby girl

Arab Group Statement at the Emergency Special Session of the UN General Assembly

Delivered by: His Excellency Mohamed Abushahab, Ambassador, Permanent Representative, and Chair of the Arab Group for the Month of May UNOFFICIAL TRANSLATION Check against delivery. Mr. President, Thank you for your swift response in convening this emergency special session of the General Assembly at the request of the Arab Group, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation,

UAE Statement at the UN General Assembly Meeting on the Use of the Veto in the UN Security Council

Delivered by: His Excellency Mohamed Abushahab, Ambassador and Permanent Representative Mr. President, Thank you for convening this important meeting. The United Arab Emirates deeply regrets that the Security Council was unable to adopt its first-ever resolution on weapons of mass destruction in outer space. By failing to adopt this resolution, the Council missed an important

UAE Statement at the UN General Assembly Meeting on the Adoption of a Resolution on the Role of Diamonds in Fueling Conflict

Delivered by: His Excellency Mohamed Abushahab, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative Mr. President, The United Arab Emirates wishes to extend its thanks to the Permanent Mission of Zimbabwe for facilitating the negotiations on this important resolution, as well as their exemplary hosting of the Kimberley Process plenary in Victoria Falls last November. As Vice Chair,

UAE Statement at the UN General Assembly High-level Event in Commemoration of the International Day to Combat Islamophobia

Delivered by: His Excellency Mohamed Abushahab, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative Mr. Chair, The United Arab Emirates aligns itself with the statement delivered by the Permanent Representative of Yemen on behalf of the Arab Group, and thanks Mauritania, as Chair of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, as well as the Mission of the OIC for