UAE Statement at UN Security Council Arria-formula Meeting on Ensuring Accountability for Atrocities Committed in Ukraine

Madame Chair, I thank the Permanent Missions of Albania and France for organizing this Arria formula meeting as well as all the panelists for their participation and contributions. The UAE is deeply concerned by the continued fighting in Ukraine and the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation on the ground.  This conflict has again laid bare the

UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Meeting on Implementation of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Region

UNOFFICIAL TRANSLATION Check against delivery. Mr. President, At the outset, I would like to thank the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for the Great Lakes Region, Mr. Huang Xia, for his detailed briefing and express my country’s appreciation for his efforts to support peace in the region. We also thank the Executive Secretary of the

UAE Statement at the Arria-formula Meeting on Conflict and Hunger

Madam chair, I would like to thank Ireland for convening us today and focusing the Council on the impact of food insecurity and also thank the briefers for their comprehensive presentations. We agree that this is a topic where the Council has a clear stake and imperative to act, especially in concert with other parts

UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Meeting on Ukraine

Madam President, I would like to thank Director-General Antonio Vitorino and Deputy High Commissioner Kelly Clements for their valuable briefings. As we heard from today’s briefers, and in all our meetings on Ukraine since the conflict began almost two months ago, the human costs of the war are staggering. In a clear example of the

UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Arria-formula Meeting on Threats to International Peace and Security Emanating from Military Biological Activities in Regions Across the Globe

Thank you Mr. Chair, and thank you to the briefers. At the outset, I would like to reiterate the UAE’s longstanding position of support and commitment to the Biological Weapons Convention. Pursuant to the Convention, biological weapons must never be developed, produced, stockpiled, acquired, retained or transferred. The use of biological weapons by anyone under