Press releases

Press Release on Briefing to the Security Council on Ukraine

Feb 27, 2015 | GermanyUN

After the Briefing to the Security Council by Ambassador Ertuðrul Apakan, Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine and Ambassador Heidi Tagliavini, Special Representative ...

Press Release: Declaration of French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius about the Normandie format ministerial meeting on Ukraine in Paris

Feb 24, 2015 | GermanyUN

The Ministers of foreign affairs of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine met this morning in Paris, in accordance with the decision made by the Heads of State and Government of the “Normandie” format a...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the murder of Egyptian hostages in Libya

Feb 16, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Bogotá on 16 February on the murder of 21 Egyptian hostages in Libya:  I condemn this cruel crime in the strongest terms. Our thoughts an...

Press Release: Declaration of Minsk in support of the "Package of Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements"

Feb 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

The President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, the President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, the President of the French Republic, François Hollande, and the Chancellor of the Federal Republic...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the agreement reached in Minsk

Feb 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

After 17 hours of negotiations, Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Minsk on the morning of 12 February: It has been a very long night in Minsk; the negotiations were extr...