Press releases

Security Council: Statement by Minister Plenipotentiary Thomas Schieb in the Open Debate on Post-conflict Peacebuilding

Feb 23, 2016 | GermanyUN

Mr. President, Germany aligns itself with the statement delivered by the representative of the European Union. What is the challenge before the Security Council? In light of the multiplication of co...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the death of Boutros Boutros-Ghali

Feb 17, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier gave the following statement on 16 February on the death of Boutros Boutros-Ghali, former Secretary-General of the United Nations:  With the death of Boutros ...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the situation in Syria

Feb 8, 2016 | GermanyUN

On Monday (8 February), Foreign Minister Steinmeier made the following comments to the news portal Spiegel Online concerning the situation in Syria and the escalating situation at the Turkish-Syrian b...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on North Korean rocket launch

Feb 7, 2016 | GermanyUN

On 7 February, Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, speaking also in his capacity as Chairperson‑in Office of the Organization for Security and Co operation in Europe (OSCE), issued the following...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the Syria donor conference

Jan 31, 2016 | GermanyUN

On Sunday (31 January), Foreign Minister Steinmeier spoke to the Rheinische Post newspaper about the Syria donor conference due to take place in London on 4 February: More than one million Syrian ref...