The Emirati minister of foreign affairs discusses his country’s current foreign policy aims and ambitions.

HE Dr Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Cabinet Member and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, United Arab Emirates
Chair: Adam Ward, Deputy Director, Chatham House

00:59:08

Overview

The Emirati minister of foreign affairs discusses his country’s current foreign policy aims and ambitions. He outlines the UAE’s reasons for joining with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt to take diplomatic actions against Qatar and explains possible next steps following Qatar’s response to these countries’ initial demands.

Disclaimer: Due to technical difficulties, there are some issues with the sound quality of this recording. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. 

More information at The UAE View of the GCC Crisis: What Happened and What Happens Next?