Press releases

Formation of Interim Government in Egypt: Statement by Foreign Minister Westerwelle

Jul 17, 2013 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement on the new Egytian interim Government today: "At this fateful hour, all those bearing governmental responsibility in Egypt and taking on ne...

Panel Discussion: “Cyber Security – Uncharted waters for the UN”

Jun 4, 2013 | GermanyUN

Panel Discussion: “Cyber Security – Uncharted waters for the UN” Thursday, 6 June 2013, 1.00 - 2.45pm, at the German House News reports on cyber security have become regular reading for us all. I...

Arms Trade Treaty: Statement by Foreign Minister Westerwelle

Jun 3, 2013 | GermanyUN

(Statement as delivered by Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle on the occasion of the signing of the Arms Trade Treaty, 3 June 201) "Mr Secretary-General, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, German...

High-Level Panel: Opening Statement by Ambassador Wittig on „The impact of environmental degradation on disasters"

Apr 25, 2013 | GermanyUN

(Statement as prepared for delivery by Ambassador Wittig at a high-level panel discussion on "The impact of environmental degradation on disasters – Inputs for the Post 2015 debate" hosted by Germany ...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle calls Serbia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Kosovo’s Foreign Minister following yesterday’s agreement

Apr 22, 2013 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Westerwelle on 20 April 2013 called the Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, and the Foreign Minister of Kosovo, Enver Hoxhaj, to congratulate them on the agreement sign...