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Sixth Arab-European Human Rights Dialogue at Federal Foreign Office

May 10, 2011 | GermanyUN

From 11 to 13 May the Sixth Arab-European Human Rights Dialogue of the National Human Rights Institutions will be taking place at the Federal Foreign Office. The conference will focus on the topic of preventing torture.

Minister of State Hoyer welcomes EU’s agreement in principle on sanctions against Syria

May 6, 2011 | GermanyUN

The regime is at a crossroads: we call on President Assad to change his course. However, if the violence and arbitrary arrests continue, the EU will take further measures.

Statement by Ambassador Wittig on ICC Briefing on Libya

May 4, 2011 | GermanyUN

In honor of the French Presidency of the Security Council in the month of May, Ambassador Wittig delivered the following statement in French.

Minister of State Hoyer calls for EU sanctions against Syria

May 3, 2011 | GermanyUN

Security forces in Syria continue their large-scale attacks on peaceful demonstrators. In the city of Daraa in particular the situation continues to escalate. Werner Hoyer, Minister of State at the F...

Unanimous adoption of Security Council Resolution 1980 on Cote d'Ivoire sanctions

Apr 28, 2011 | GermanyUN

The Security Council            Recalling its previous resolutions and the statements of its President relating to the situation in Côte d’Ivoire, in particular resolutions 1880 (2009), 1893 (2009), ...