Press releases

Speech by Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers

Jun 1, 2016 | GermanyUN

Ladies and gentlemen, Distinguished peacekeepers, Three years ago, we celebrated International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers for the first time here in the Federal Foreign Office. Since then, t...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on attacks on the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in eastern Ukraine

May 27, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, speaking also in his capacity as OSCE Chairperson‑in‑Office, today (27 May) issued the following statement in Berlin on the latest reports of attacks on the w...

Statement by Foreign Minister Steinmeier following the meeting of the Syria contact group in Vienna

May 18, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank‑Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement after the meeting of the Syria contact group in Vienna on 17 May: This was the fifth time we met in this format with the aim of...