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Remarks to the press: Ambassador Wittig on Syria

May 30, 2012 | GermanyUN

(near verbatim transcript of remarks by Ambassador Wittig following a Security Council meeting on Syria) Wittig:"With the massacre in Houla we have reached a low point in this conflict. It demonstrate...

Remarks to the press: Ambassador Wittig on Syria

May 30, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Near verbatim transcript of remarks by Ambassador Wittig ahead of a UN Security Council meeting on Syria) [Q. on Council meeting] Wittig:"The Council is meeting on Syria today. The massacre in Houl...

General Assembly: Statement by Minister Counsellor Silberberg at the 2012 UN-Women Executive Board Annual Session

May 29, 2012 | GermanyUN

(General Assembly: Statement as delivered by Minister Counsellor Silberberg at the 2012 UN-Women Executive Board Annual Session) Thank you, Mr. President, From the outset I would like to join other ...

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...