Press releases

General Assembly: Statement by Minister of State for Europe at the Federal Foreign Office Michael Roth on "The Rise of Anti-Semitic Violence worldwide"

Jan 22, 2015 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, We are gathered here today to make a clear statement in support of a world where we can live together in peace and mutual respect – regardless of ...

Press Release: Joint Statement by the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine

Jan 21, 2015 | GermanyUN

After their meeting in Berlin on 21 January, the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine issued the following joint statement: "The Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Russia and ...

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Thoms in the Open Debate on “Inclusive Development for the maintenance of international peace and security”

Jan 19, 2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) "Mister President, Let me first of all thank the Chilean presidency for organizing today’s debate and for choosing such a timely topic for the discussion. In 2015, we will celebra...

House of Representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina: Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Jan 16, 2015 | GermanyUN

Mr Speaker, Madam First Deputy Speaker, Mr Second Deputy Speaker, Members of Parliament, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, Thank you for giving me the opportunity to speak to this distinguished cha...

German Bundestag: Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier during the debate on the Bundeswehr training mission in northern Iraq

Jan 15, 2015 | GermanyUN

Madam President, Esteemed colleagues, We all remember very well how we held an extremely earnest debate just four months ago here in this House on our responsibility in the fight against ISIS. During...