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The position of the UAE in the crisis between Russia and Ukraine
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The UAE called on all parties to the conflict in Ukraine to calm down and exercise restraint, reduce escalation, and work to end this crisis through dialogue and diplomatic means.

The UAE called on all parties to the conflict in Ukraine to calm down and exercise restraint, reduce escalation, and work to end this crisis through dialogue and diplomatic means.

This came in a speech delivered by Ambassador Ahmed Abdul Rahman Al Jarman, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva, before the forty-ninth session of the Human Rights Council during the discussion on the situation in Ukraine.

He added, "The UAE is following with great concern the current events in Ukraine, and affirms its firm position on the need to reduce escalation and work to find a peaceful solution to the crisis between the concerned parties, and the need to support efforts aimed at dialogue and enhance diplomatic action at all levels to support peace opportunities to ensure the return of stability." and security and allow the necessary political solutions, in preparation for the return of life to its normal course.”

In this context, His Excellency stressed the need to adhere to the principles of international law, international humanitarian law, and the Charter of the United Nations, especially the settlement of international disputes by peaceful means, and respect for the sovereignty and independence of states, their territorial integrity and territorial integrity.