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Panel Discussion: Statement by Ambassador Braun on “Out of Sight – Out of Mind? Arbitrary Detention and Enforced Disappearance in Syria”

Mar 3, 2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, dear colleagues, It is my honor to welcome you to this panel discussion on arbitrary detentions and enforced disappearance in Syria. Let me start ...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Braun on “Maintenance of International Peace and Security”

Feb 23, 2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Mr. President, Germany would like to align itself with the statement made by the representative of the European Union.  In my national capacity, I would like to start with a quote...

ILO Event: Keynote Speech by Ambassador Braun on “Human Exploitation- Ending Human Trafficking and Forced Labor”

Feb 19, 2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Dear Ms. Wills, dear colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to thank the ILO for initiating this important event on the occasion of the commemoration of the World Day of So...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on the World Press Freedom Index 2015

Feb 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, Christoph Strässer, issued the following statement today (12 February 2015) on the publication of the World Press Freedom ...