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Foreign Minister Westerwelle: Germany expelling Syrian ambassador

May 29, 2012 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement today (29 May): “I have decided to expel the Syrian ambassador in Berlin. Today, State Secretary Haber had the Syrian ambassador summoned t...

Remarks to the press: Ambassador Wittig on Syria

May 27, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Near verbatim transcript of remarks to the press after a UN Security Council meeting on Syria) Wittig: "The German government is appalled and horrified by the massacre committed against the civilian...

General Assembly: Statement by Ambassador Berger on the commemoration of the adoption of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

May 17, 2012 | GermanyUN

(General Assembly: Statement by Ambassador Berger on the commemoration of the adoption of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples) Mr.Chairperson, Excellencies, Representatives of Indi...

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2047 (2012) on the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA)

May 17, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Recalling its previous resolutions and its presidential statements on the situation in Sudan and South Sudan, and in particular, resolutions 1990 (2011), 2024 (2011), 2032 (2011...

General Assembly: Statement by Ambassador Berger on Security in Central America (Spanish only)

May 16, 2012 | GermanyUN

(General Assembly: Statement by Ambassador Berger on Security in Central America) Senor Presidente, Alemania se congratula de que la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas haya decidido enfocar est...