International Law and Human Rights

Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York: Remarks by Ambassador Braun on celebrating 50 Years of Diplomatic Relations between Germany and Israel

19.05.2015 | GermanyUN

Shalom Le Kulam, Guten Abend and good evening,       Dear David Harris! It was the American Jewish Committee that first sought contact with Germany after the catastrophe we call holocaust or Shoah. ...

General Assembly: Statement by Ambassador Harald Braun at the Special Solemn Meeting of the General Assembly in Commemoration of all Victims of the Second World War

05.05.2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Madam President, distinguished colleagues, As we have heard repeatedly today, when 70 years ago, in may 1945, the weapons fell silent, the world lay in ruins. Europe was devastat...

Freedom Online Coalition Conference, Ulan Bator Mongolia: Statement by Ambassador Norbert Riedel, Commissioner for International Cyber Policy, Federal Foreign Office

04.05.2015 | GermanyUN

Mr President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to thank the Mongolian Government for organizing this year’s Freedom Online Coalition Conference here in Ulan Bator. You are great host...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Thoms on "The Role of Youth in Countering Violent Extremism and Promoting Peace"

23.04.2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Thank you Mr. President. Germany fully aligns itself with the statement of the European Union. In addition, allow me to add some remarks in my national capacity. We are grateful...