Press releases

Federal Foreign Office condemns missile test in North Korea

Jul 19, 2016 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson in Berlin today (19 July) issued the following statement on reports of a ballistic missile test by North Korea: If this morning’s reports on three missile tests ...

Germany enhances diversity in its artistic and cultural landscape

Jul 18, 2016 | GermanyUN

Under the direction of the Federal Foreign Office, Germany has submitted its second country report on the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions. T...

Press Release: Minister of State Böhmer on the inclusion of houses built by Le Corbusier in the Stuttgart Weissenhof Estate on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Jul 17, 2016 | GermanyUN

Maria Böhmer, Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office and Special Representative of the Federal Foreign Office for UNESCO World Heritage, UNESCO Cultural Conventions and UNESCO Education and S...

Press Release: Berlin Roundtable on Refugees and Migration - Chairman’s Conclusions

Jul 12, 2016 | GermanyUN
BM Steinmeier mit Fluechtlingsorganisationen

The movement of refugees and migrants is not a new development. In order to respond to needs and manage the enormous scale of people on the move today in many parts of the world, including the Middle ...

Statement by Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the UN mission in Mali

Jul 10, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today (10 July) to the German Press Agency (dpa): We have now received formal notification from the Netherlands that it will be withdrawing ...