International Law and Human Rights

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the agreement to form a government of national unity in Afghanistan

21.09.2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on 21 September on the agreement between Afghanistan’s two presidential candidates to establish a government of national unity:  This is a g...

Press Release: German Government increases aid for fight against Ebola

20.09.2014 | GermanyUN

In view of the dramatic situation in West Africa, an interministerial meeting on Germany’s engagement in the fight against the Ebola outbreak was held at the Federal Foreign Office today (19 September...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the fight against Ebola

18.09.2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has decided to increase Federal Foreign Office aid for the countries affected by the Ebola virus by another five million euros. He issued the following statem...

Rally against anti-Semitism organised by the Central Council of Jews in Germany in Berlin: Speech by Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel

14.09.2014 | GermanyUN

Federal President, Mr Graumann, Mr Lauder, Cardinal Marx, Mr Schneider, Governing Mayor Wowereit, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen,   The fact that today there are again more than 100,000...