Press releases

Speech by Minister of State Böhmer at the 39th General Conference of the UNESCO in Paris

Nov 1, 2017 | GermanyUN

--translation of advanced text -- Madame Zohour Alaoui, Présidente de la Conférence générale, Monsieur Michael Worbs, Président du Conseil exécutif, Madame la Directrice générale de l’UNESCO, chère...

Statement by Ambassador Christoph Heusgen in the Security Council Open Debate on Children and Armed Conflict

Oct 31, 2017 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Let me begin by thanking France for organizing today’s debate. We warmly welcome and thank the United Nations Secretary-General Special Representative, Ms. Virginia Gamba, for her mos...

Federal Foreign Office on the investigation of the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Oct 25, 2017 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued the following statement today (25 October) on the failed attempt to extend the OPCW-UN Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM), a joint investigative mechanism...