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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), ...

Statement by Ambassador Dr Peter Wittig in the open Security Council debate on Syria (27 April 2011)

Apr 27, 2011 | GermanyUN

Important session of the Security Council, showed strong concern about disturbing events in Syria. Violence must end immediately. Consider action at the EU level before the end of the week.

Germany supports prolongation of UNMIS until 9 July 2011

Apr 27, 2011 | GermanyUN

Today, the Security Council, with Germany's support, unanimously extended the mandate for the United Nations Mission in Sudan (UNMIS) until 9 July 2011.

Remarks to the press by Ambassador Wittig after the UN Security Council meeting on Yemen

Apr 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

(as delivered) This was the first time that the Council pondered about the situation in Yemen. It's a first - that's a progress. We heard a briefing by the Secretariat, we expressed concern about t...