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Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on the World Press Freedom Index 2015

Feb 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, Christoph Strässer, issued the following statement today (12 February 2015) on the publication of the World Press Freedom ...

Side Event: Statement by Ambassador Thoms at the Screening of the Film “Kinderblock 66: Return to Buchenwald”

Jan 28, 2015 | GermanyUN

"Thank you, Mr. Nasser, Excellencies, Holocaust Survivors and their families,  Distinguished Panelists, Ladies and Gentlemen,   I feel greatly honored and, indeed, deeply touched to take part ...

Speech by Federal President Joachim Gauck on the Day of Remembrance of the Victims of National Socialism

Jan 27, 2015 | GermanyUN

"Seventy years ago today, Red Army soldiers liberated the Auschwitz concentration camp. Nearly twenty years ago, the German Bundestag first convened to dedicate its own day of remembrance to the victi...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the commemorative concert, Violins of Hope

Jan 27, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin on the Day of Remembrance for the Victims of National Socialism on 27 January 2015:  27 January is branded into our history as the...