Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, attended a meeting with John Kerry, the US secretary of state, along with various foreign ministers in New York to discuss the crisis in Yemen.
The ministers are in the United States for the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
During the meeting, the efforts of Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, UN Special Envoy to Yemen, were praised, according to state news agency Wam.
Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed also held meetings with Montenegro’s Prime Minister Milo Dukanovic, and Ministers of Foreign Affairs Eladio Loizaga of Paraguay, Don Pramudwinai of Thailand, Manuel Gonzalez Sanz of Costa Rica, and Yun Byung-se of South Korea.
Among those who attended the meetings were Dr Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State, and Ambassador Lana Nusseibeh, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations.