Activities & News
New Podcast by UAE Embassy Underscores Importance of International Cooperation to Combat COVID-19 in First Episode
Inaugural episode features a timely discussion on COVID-19 between the CEOs of the Cleveland Clinic Dr. Tom Mihaljevic and Children’s National Hospital Dr. Kurt...
Ambassador to the US Yousef Al Otaiba, UAE Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development Noura Al Kaabi and Permanent Representative to the UN Lana...
December 2, 2016 Good evening, everyone. On behalf of all our Emirati friends and diplomats, welcome to the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates. I’m happy to see so many familiar faces here to celebrate our country’s 45 th National Day. For us, National Day is a time we celebrate. We celebrate our country, our people, and our leaders. Tonight, we are excited to highlight how – in just 45 short years – the UAE has emerged as a center of innovation. We are harnessing creative energy, talent, and vision as a force for positive change in the Middle East...
Speech of the UAE Foreign Minister H. E. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al Nahyan at the United Nations General Assembly
NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK (28 September 2011) The following is the full speech of Foreign Minister H. E. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed al Nahyan at the United Nations General Assembly: The United Arab Emirates would like to extend its congratulations to you and to the State of Qatar for your election as President of the 66th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The UAE would also like to congratulate Ban Ki-Moon, the Secretary General of the United Nations, for the renewed confidence in him and his re-election as Secretary General of this international organization for a second term,...
Ambassador Al Otaiba Op-Ed: Annexation Will Be a Serious Setback for Better Relations with the Arab World
See below for an English translation of Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba's op-ed that originally appeared in Hebrew in Yedioth Ahronoth on June 12, 2020.
18 May 2020
The government of the United Arab Emirates has taken significant steps to address the complex public health and economic impacts of the...