Press releases

Foreign Minister Gabriel congratulates Horst Köhler on his appointment as Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Western Sahara

Aug 17, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued the following statement today (16 August) on Horst Köhler’s appointment as Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Western Sahara: I would like to offer ...

Federal Foreign Office on the decision by the UN Security Council to impose tighter sanctions on North Korea

Aug 6, 2017 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued the following statement today (6 August) on the decision by the United Nations Security Council to impose tighter sanctions on North Korea: We welcome the...

Opening Remarks by Ambassador Jürgen Schulz at a Concert by the Fulda Youth Chamber Orchestra

Jul 31, 2017 | GermanyUN

Excellences, Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Musicians of the Fulda Youth Chamber Orchestra, It is my pleasure to welcome you all on behalf of the German Mission to the UN. There are six official la...

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel on information about North Korea launching another intercontinental missile

Jul 29, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued the following statement today (29 July) on information about North Korea launching another intercontinental missile: On behalf of the German Government, I conde...

Joint Statement on Iran by France, Germany, the United Kingdom and United States

Jul 29, 2017 | GermanyUN

With its latest launch of a Simorgh space launch vehicle on 27 July, Iran has again demonstrated activity inconsistent with UN Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 2231. We condemn this action. This r...