Press releases

Foreign Minister Westerwelle on nuclear negotiations with Iran

Mar 8, 2012 | GermanyUN

Ambassador Wittig welcomes the decision of the Secretary-General to appoint Ms Angela Kane as High Representative for Disarmament Affairs: "Germany's foreign policy is strongly committed to advance t...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle calls upon Iran to cooperate

Mar 8, 2012 | GermanyUN

In a joint statement to the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Germany, France, the UK, China, Russia and the USA (E3+3) voiced their concern over the progressing Iranian nuclear programme.

8 March 2012: International Women's Day

Mar 8, 2012 | GermanyUN

To honour International Women’s Day on 8 March, Minister of State Cornelia Pieper issued the following statement in Berlin today (8 March): “Germany will step up its commitment to fight violence agai...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle on nuclear negotiations with Iran

Mar 7, 2012 | GermanyUN

In a letter sent to Iran yesterday on behalf of the E3+3, Lady Ashton offered to resume talks on the nuclear issue. Commenting on this, Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement ye...

Security Council: Presidential Statement on Sudan and South Sudan

Mar 6, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Presidential Statement on Sudan and South Sudan as read out by the President of the Security Council) The Security Council expresses grave concern about reports of repeated incidents of cross-bord...