Press releases

Security Council: Statement by Ambassador Thoms in the Open Debate on “Inclusive Development for the maintenance of international peace and security”

Jan 19, 2015 | GermanyUN

(as delivered:) "Mister President, Let me first of all thank the Chilean presidency for organizing today’s debate and for choosing such a timely topic for the discussion. In 2015, we will celebra...

House of Representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina: Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier

Jan 16, 2015 | GermanyUN

Mr Speaker, Madam First Deputy Speaker, Mr Second Deputy Speaker, Members of Parliament, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, Thank you for giving me the opportunity to speak to this distinguished cha...

German Bundestag: Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier during the debate on the Bundeswehr training mission in northern Iraq

Jan 15, 2015 | GermanyUN

Madam President, Esteemed colleagues, We all remember very well how we held an extremely earnest debate just four months ago here in this House on our responsibility in the fight against ISIS. During...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the vigil held by Muslim organisations at the Brandenburg Gate

Jan 13, 2015 | GermanyUN

Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on 13 January on the fringes of the vigil at the Brandenburg Gate, which Muslims from organisations, civil society and politics urged...

Press Release: Joint Press Statement of the Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine

Jan 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

The Foreign Ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine, had a broad in-depth discussion on the political way ahead towards a peaceful settlement of the situation in Ukraine and a possible summit...