Press releases

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Jun 26, 2015 | GermanyUN

Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office Christoph Strässer issued the following statement today (26 June) on the International Day in...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on negotiations with Iran

Jun 22, 2015 | GermanyUN

Following the meeting of the E3 Foreign Ministers and High Representative Federica Mogherini with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on 22...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on World Refugee Day

Jun 20, 2015 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, Christopher Strässer, issued the following statement on 20 June on World Refugee Day and...

Press Release: Minister of State Böhmer on the situation in Yemen

Jun 19, 2015 | GermanyUN

On 19 June Maria Böhmer, Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office and acting Chair of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, issued the following statement on the latest terrorist attacks and the...

Side Event: Welcoming Remarks by Ambassador Thoms presenting the "Me/We Syria project"

Jun 18, 2015 | GermanyUN

Dear Ambassador Hmoud, Distinguished Panelists, Ladies and Gentlemen,   I would like to warmly welcome you to the German Mission to the United Nations! Thank you very much for being here with us ...