Press releases

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 ...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Strasser on Human Rights Day

Dec 10, 2015 | GermanyUN

Christoph Strässer, the Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, has issued the following statement to mark Human Rights Day on 10 December: On 10 December 1948, ...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on Germany’s support for France

Nov 19, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier gave the following statement on 19 November on the margins of his visit to Maputo: France has our full support, both in the fight against ISIS and in protec...

Press Release: Statement by Foreign Minister Steinmeier following the talks on Syria in Vienna

Nov 14, 2015 | GermanyUN

Following the Foreign Ministers’ meeting on Syria, Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Vienna today (14 November): Today – also here in Vienna – is dominated by last night’s...