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Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Berger on the Rule of Law

Jan 19, 2012 | GermanyUN

Statement by Ambassador Berger on "The Promotion and Strengthening of the Rule of Law in the Maintenance of International Peace and Security" (as delivered) Mr. President, At the outset, let me th...

Remarks to the press: Ambassador Wittig on Syria

Jan 10, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Near verbatim transcript of remarks to the press by Ambassador Wittig following a Security Council meeting on Syria) Wittig: "This meeting was an important one: There was a broad consensus on suppo...

Remarks to the press: Ambassador Wittig on Syria

Jan 10, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Near verbatim transcript of remarks to the press by Ambassador Wittig ahead of a Security Council meeting on Syria) Question: "What do we have on Syria today?" Wittig: "Well, it's good that we are ...

Germany welcomes creation of an International Day of the Girl Child

Dec 20, 2011 | GermanyUN

Yesterday (19 December) the United Nations General Assembly announced the creation of the International Day of the Girl Child, an endeavour actively supported by the German Government. Markus Löning,...

Statement by Ambassador Wittig in the General Assembly on the Draft Resolution “Situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic”

Dec 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

As delivered Mr. President, I am taking the floor in connection with draft resolution L.57Rev.1 entitled “Situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic”. Germany is one of the main sponsors...