Press releases

Security Council Press Statement on terrorist incidents in Norway

Jul 23, 2011 | GermanyUN

(as issued today by Security Council President Ambassador Peter Wittig)   The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks that occurred in Norway on 22 Ju...

Security Council Press Statement on the" Lord's Resistance Army"

Jul 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

The members of the Security Council strongly condemned the ongoing attacks carried out by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) across central Africa, which pose a continuing threat to regional security

Federal Minister Westerwelle praises UN Security Council debate on climate change and security

Jul 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement today (21 July) in Kabul on yesterday’s United Nations Security Council debate on the security implications of climate change:  “Resource s...

German Government increases humanitarian aid to countries in the Horn of Africa

Jul 18, 2011 | GermanyUN

Federal Ministers Westerwelle and Niebel issued the following statement on 16 July 2011 on the situation in the Horn of Africa: “We are deeply concerned about the famine and humanitarian disaster in ...