UAE Calls on International Community to Implement Balanced Approach to Artificial Intelligence

NEW YORK — 18 July 2023 — His Excellency Omran Sharaf, Assistant Minister for Advanced Science and Technology at the United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs, called on the international community to utilize the technological possibilities offered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) while responsibly assessing the threat it poses to the maintenance of international peace

Press Statements of the UN Security Council in June 2023

Security Council Press Statement on the Situation in Somalia 7 June 2023 The members of the Security Council reaffirmed their full respect for the sovereignty, territorial integrity, political independence and unity of Somalia. The members of the Security Council expressed concern about the ongoing violence in Laascaanood, situated in the Sool region of Northern Somalia,

UAE Announces Priorities for June 2023 UN Security Council Presidency

NEW YORK — 1 June 2023 — The United Arab Emirates announced human fraternity; climate change, peace and security; and cooperation between the United Nations and the League of Arab States as the main priorities of its presidency of the United Nations Security Council during the month of June. As President, the UAE sets the

UN Security Council Adopts UAE-led Presidential Statement Opposing Unilateral Measures that Obstruct Peace in the Occupied Palestinian Territory and Reaffirms Commitment to Two-State Solution

The United Nations Security Council adopted a Presidential Statement opposing unilateral measures that obstruct prospects for a two-state solution in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, with the support of all Council members. This important decision was facilitated by the United Arab Emirates, which currently serves as an elected member of the Council. “The UAE is grateful