Press releases

Statement by Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel on the situation in Myanmar

Sep 8, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued the following statement today (8 September) on the situation in Rakhine State in Myanmar: I am very concerned about the most recent outbreak of fighting in Rakh...

Human Rights Commissioner on the arrest of the Palestinian human rights defender Issa Amro

Sep 8, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (8 September) on the arrest of the Pales...

Opening Remarks by Ambassador Jürgen Schulz at the Panel Discussion on the Platform on Disaster Displacement

Sep 7, 2017 | GermanyUN

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of the Federal Government of Germany, which holds the Chairmanship of the Platform on Disaster Displacement, I would like to thank you all for your int...

Statement by Foreign Minister Gabriel on North Korea’s missile test

Aug 29, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel issued the following statement today (29 August) on the margins of his trip to Washington, DC: Early this morning, North Korea once again tested a ballistic missile, s...