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Foreign Minister Westerwelle on Syria

Nov 14, 2011 | GermanyUN

“The decision made by the Arab League on Saturday was an important one. Now the whole international community must stand beside all those who continue to suffer under the repression of the Assad regi...

Statement by Ambassador Berger on the Lord's Resistance Army in the Security Council

Nov 14, 2011 | GermanyUN

(as delivered) Mr. President, I thank SRSG Abou Moussa for his briefings. I also thank Mr. Antonio and General Goma for their statements. Firstly, I would like to respond to the report on the LR...

Statement by Ambassador Wittig on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict in the Security Council

Nov 9, 2011 | GermanyUN

(as delivered) Mr. President, Let me begin by thanking Portugal for organizing this important debate. I welcome the presence of the President of Portugal at the opening of today`s debate. I woul...

“Democratic and Economic Transformation in North Africa and the Middle East”- Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle to the 2011 CFSP Review Conference

Nov 8, 2011 | GermanyUN

/-- translation of advance text --/ Ladies and Gentlemen, Internally, the European Union has to deal with one of its worst crises. Externally, the Arab Spring offers an historic opportunity. The Eu...

Statement by Ambassador Wittig on Libya and the ICC in the Security Council

Nov 2, 2011 | GermanyUN

(as delivered) Mr. President, let me join others in congratulating you for assuming the Presidency of the Security Council in the month of November. I assure you and your delegation of our support....