UAE US Relations

UAE Embassy Outreach Goes Beyond Traditional Diplomacy

December 16, 2014

The National discusses the value of UAE Embassy in Washington, DC's 'soft power' diplomacy to highlight how the United Arab Emirates and US are closely aligned in security and military cooperation, are strong economic partners, and have deep cultural relationships that are increasingly connecting Emirati and American communities. 

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UAE President, US President discuss bilateral relations on sidelines of Jeddah Security and Development Summit

July 16, 2022

JEDDAH, 16th July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan today discussed with US President Joe Biden the strategic relations between their countries and the prospects for enhancing cooperation and joint work to achieve their future aspirations.

UAE Delegation Explores Economic Opportunities of Energy Transition with the US

May 10, 2022

UAE-US deepen partnership on climate action and energy transition

As UAE Looks Ahead to Hosting COP28 in 2023

The Maجlis: Connecting through Charity

April 20, 2022

By Dana Al Marashi, Head of Cultural Diplomacy

On Easter, I came across an Instagram post on an initiative organized by a Dubai-based vintage motor scooter club to collect and distribute toys and care packages to children in hospitals throughout the emirate. A local radio station announced it on air and within 48 hours the station and club were overwhelmed with calls asking to participate and donate.

Dr. Anwar Gargash Concludes Visit to Washington, DC

July 16, 2021

Highlights Strength of US-UAE Strategic Relationship with White House,

State Department and Congressional Leaders

Reviews Preparations for 2022 Smithsonian Institution

“Folklife Festival” that will Feature the UAE

Washington, DC (16 July 2021) – Concluding a weeklong visit to Washington, DC, His Excellency Dr. Anwar Gargash, diplomatic advisor to the UAE President, called the UAE-US relationship as strong as it has ever been and noted that the US is the UAE’s “most important and enduring strategic partner.”

UAE-based Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy and Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies Launch New Initiative

July 15, 2021

Washington, DC – The Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy based in Abu Dhabi and the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies headquartered in Washington, today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership to train the next generation of young leaders in international relations to tackle pressing global challenges.

Dr. Anwar Gargash Begins Visit to Washington, DC

July 12, 2021

Meetings with US Officials and Lawmakers Reinforce Strategic Ties

New Diplomatic Training Initiative with SAIS to be Unveiled

Washington, DC (12 July 2021) – Beginning his week-long visit to Washington, His Excellency Dr. Anwar Gargash highlighted the strength and continuity of the UAE-US partnership while intensifying cooperation on pressing global challenges like climate, COVID, and nuclear proliferation.

New US-UAE initiative combats climate change through increased agricultural innovation

April 23, 2021

ABU DHABI, April 23, 2021 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates and the United States, with support from the United Kingdom, Brazil, Denmark, Israel, Singapore, Australia and Uruguay, today announce the Agriculture Innovation Mission for Climate (AIM for Climate) at President Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate today. The initiative aims to increase and accelerate global agricultural innovation and research and development (R&D) over the next five years, to address climate change.

UAE, US special envoys for climate underline link between progress climate action and strong economic growth

April 3, 2021

ABU DHABI, (WAM) - U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry, today visited a number of the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE's) major strategic projects supporting the country's efforts in the field of clean energy, limiting the consequences of climate change, and promoting sustainable development at the local and global levels.

United Arab Emirates Embassy in Washington, DC Statement on Letters of Agreement for UAE Defense Package

January 21, 2021

January 21, 2021 – On Tuesday, the United Arab Emirates finalized letters of agreement (LOAs) with the US Government for the acquisition of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft and other defense equipment, as previously announced. The LOAs confirm the terms of the UAE purchase, including costs, technical specifications and anticipated delivery schedules.