Press releases

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier pledges return and reconstruction assistance for Ramadi

Dec 28, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today (28 December) on the advances made by the Iraqi army against IS in the city of Ramadi: I congratulate Prime Minister Al‑Abadi on the i...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on two resolutions adopted by the United Nations General Assembly

Dec 18, 2015 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, Christoph Strässer, issued the following statement today (18 December) on two resolutions adopted by the United Nation...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier at international talks on Syria in New York

Dec 18, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier set off for New York from Berlin on Thursday morning. Following two earlier meetings in Vienna, Friday’s gathering in New York will be the first foreign ministers meeting u...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the signing of a peace agreement for Libya

Dec 17, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in New York today (17 December) on the signing of a peace agreement for Libya in Skhirat, Morocco: I welcome the peace agreement for Libya t...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier after foreign ministers meeting on Libya

Dec 14, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Rome on 13 December after the foreign ministers meeting on Libya:  Today, on the third Sunday of Advent, we convened for a conference on ...