Press releases

Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson on the publication of a OPCW-report on the plausibility of a chemical weapons attack in Syria

Jun 30, 2017 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued the following statement today (30 June) on the publication of a report by the fact-finding mission of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weap...

Speech by Minister of State Michael Roth to the German Bundestag on disarmament, arms control and non proliferation

Jun 29, 2017 | GermanyUN

Mr President, Fellow members of this House, Looking at our crisis‑riven and conflict‑plagued world today, it is clear that disarmament, arms control and non‑proliferation are needed more urgently tha...

Press Release: Tenth Summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development

Jun 27, 2017 | GermanyUN

On 28 June 2017, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel will open the Tenth Summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) at the Federal Foreign Office. The meeting is the highlight of the f...

Human Rights Commissioner on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Jun 26, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (26 June) to mark the International Day ...

Foreign Minister Gabriel on the UN Solidarity Summit on Refugees in Uganda

Jun 23, 2017 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Gabriel issued the following statement in Berlin today (22 June) on the occasion of the Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees, which is taking place in Kampala today and tomorrow: “Th...