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Jan 6, 2011
With effect from 5 January 2011, Germany assumed the chair of two important bodies of the United Nations Security Council: the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict and the Al-Qaida and Taliban Sanctions Committee. In addition, Germany will be the Security Council’s lead coordinator on Afghanistan.
Germany assumes chair of Security Council bodies
Jan 3, 2011
In a video podcast on www.diplo.de (German language only), Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle issued the following statement to mark the start of Germany’s non-permanent membership of the UN Security Council on 1 January 2011:
Foreign Minister Westerwelle on Security Council 2011-2012