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“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....

Ambassador Berger on Resolution 1325 - Women, Peace and Security - in the Security Council

Oct 28, 2011 | GermanyUN

(as delivered) Thank you, Madame President, for having organised today’s debate. I also thank the Secretary General, Madame Bachelet,  Mr. Kapambwe and Ms Ashraf Nemat for their insightful remarks....

Statement by Legal Adviser of the Federal Foreign Office, Dr. Wasum-Rainer, on "Expulsion of Aliens" in the Sixth Committee (International Law Committee)

Oct 27, 2011 | GermanyUN

(check against delivery) Mr Chairman, This year the ILC discussed the second addendum to the sixth report of the Special Rapporteur on “Expulsion of aliens” as well as the Rapporteur’s seventh repor...

Statement by Legal Adviser of the Federal Foreign Office, Dr. Wasum-Rainer, on "Immunity of State Officials" in the Sixth Committee (International Law Committee)

Oct 27, 2011 | GermanyUN

(check against delivery) Mr Chairman, This year the ILC discussed the second and third reports by the Special Rapporteur on “Immunity of State officials from foreign criminal jurisdiction”. We woul...