Press releases

Press Release: German Government welcomes humanitarian airlift in Syria

Apr 11, 2016 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued the following statement in Berlin on 11 April concerning the situation in Syria: The German Government welcomes the fact that yesterday food was finally d...

Press Release: Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid on the International Day for Mine Awareness on 4 April

Apr 4, 2016 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid, issued the following statement to mark the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Acti...

Press Release: Federal Government welcomes agreement on cessation of hostilities and peace talks in Yemen

Mar 24, 2016 | GermanyUN

Following the announcement of a cessation of hostilities and the re-launch of peace talks for Yemen, a Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued the following statement on 24 March in Berlin:  It is...

German Mission: Opening Statement by Ambassador Heiko Thoms at a Side Event on "Women in Conflict: Mali and South Sudan" (Commission on the Status of Women)

Mar 21, 2016 | GermanyUN

Excellency, Mme. Awut Deng Acuil, Minister of Gender, South Sudan, Excellency, Mme. Sangare Oumou Ba, Minister for the Promotion of Women, Children and Family, Mali, Dear guests, We are honored by ...