Press releases

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2053 (2012) on MONUSCO - Democratic Republic of the Congo

Jun 27, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council,            PP1.   Recalling its previous resolutions and the statements of its President concerning the Democratic Republic of the Congo,            PP2.   Reaffirming its comm...

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2052 (2012) on UNDOF - UN Disengagement Observer Force on the Golan

Jun 27, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Noting with concern that the situation in the Middle East is tense and is likely to remain so, unless and until a comprehensive settlement covering all aspects of the Middle Eas...

Human Rights Commissioner Löning appalled by findings of Syria commission of inquiry

Jun 27, 2012 | GermanyUN

The international commission of inquiry appointed by the UN Human Rights Council today (27 June) published its report on the human rights situation in Syria. In this connection Federal Government Hum...

Germany increases humanitarian aid for the civilian population of the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Jun 18, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Federal Government is making available a further 1.2 million euros for emergency supplies for internally displaced persons and refugees from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In this connecti...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle: Humanitarian access in Syria must be permitted without ifs and buts

Jun 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

On behalf of Foreign Minister Westerwelle, the Federal Government Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office will today hand over to the President of the Syrian Red Crescent ambul...