3 weeks UAE announces candidacy for UN Security Council seat Manilatimes |World
DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates has announced its candidacy for a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council for the 2022-2023 term, state media said. “My country will follow the same steps and principles upon which it was founded to maintain international peace and security in cooperation with the members of the Council,” Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan said in New York. The UAE’s role on the global diplomatic stage has been heightened in recent months with its announcement that it will normalize relations with Israel, a major policy shift that was also adopted by ... more