Press releases

Panel Discussion: Statement by Ambassador Thoms at IPI Event "EU-UN Partnership in Peace Operations: Lessons-Learned and the Way Forward"

Jul 17, 2014 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) Excellencies, Mr. Ladsous, Colleagues and friends, Ambassador Lambertini has already explained the overall rationale of the project launched by the Italian EU-Presidency, which we...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier welcomes UN Security Council resolution on Syria

Jul 15, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Tel Aviv today (15 July) on the adoption of the UN Security Council resolution on the humanitarian situation in Syria:  I welcome the fac...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier at press conference in Israel

Jul 15, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today (15 July) at a press conference in Tel Aviv with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu:  Dear Benjamin Netanyahu, Many thanks for the frien...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on Four-way telephone conference on Ukraine – agreement reached on Contact Group meeting

Jul 14, 2014 | GermanyUN

Following a telephone conference with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office of Russia Sergei Ivanov, ...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Office on the ongoing violence in Libya

Jul 13, 2014 | GermanyUN

In view of the ongoing violence in Libya, a Federal Foreign Office spokesperson issued the following statement today (13 July): "The German Government is deeply concerned about the violence in Liby...