Press releases

Press Release: Federal Foreign Office provides 350,000 euros to help save historic manuscripts from Mali

Jun 29, 2015 | GermanyUN

In 2015 the Federal Foreign Office is once again providing funds from its Cultural Preservation Programme to the tune of 350,000 euros to preserve centuries‑old manuscripts from the libraries in Timbu...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the 70th anniversary of the Charter of the United Nations

Jun 26, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (26 June) to mark the 70th anniversary of the Charter of the United Nations being signed: "Seventy years after it was founde...

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...