Press releases

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the Security Council’s adoption of its resolution on Iran

Jul 20, 2015 | GermanyUN

On the sidelines of the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels on 20 July, Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on the adoption of Resolution 2231 by the UN Security Council, whi...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier at the final press conference after E3+3 nuclear talks in Vienna

Jul 14, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier said today (14 July) at the final press conference after E3+3 nuclear talks in Vienna: "Today is a good day, maybe even a historic day for everyone who wants to see this d...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the signing of a peace agreement between the parties to the conflict in Libya

Jul 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Vienna today (12 July) on the signing of a peace agreement between the parties to the conflict in Libya: “It is good news that a large ma...

Press Release: Statement by Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the announcement of a ceasefire in Yemen

Jul 10, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement on 10 July on the announcement of an unconditional humanitarian ceasefire in Yemen:  I welcome yesterday’s announcement by UN S...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner on the situation in Yemen

Jul 8, 2015 | GermanyUN

Christoph Strässer, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement on 8 July on the dramatic situation in Ye...