Press releases

Security Council: Press statement on attacks against US diplomatic personnel

Sep 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

(Security Council press statement on attacks against US diplomatic personnel as read out by Security Council President Ambassador Wittig, followed by remarks on the Security Council meeting on Libya) ...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle condemns attacks on US missions in the strongest possible terms

Sep 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

Federal Minister Guido Westerwelle issued the following statement in Berlin today on the attacks on the United States’ diplomatic missions in Egypt and Libya:     “I condemn the violent attacks on t...

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2065 (2012) on UNIPSIL - Sierra Leone

Sep 12, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Recalling its previous resolutions and the statements of its President concerning the situation in Sierra Leone, in particular resolution 2005 (2011) and Presidential Statement ...

Minister of State Link: Progress on UN Small Arms Programme of Action

Sep 11, 2012 | GermanyUN

During the Review Conference on the Programme of Action on Small Arms and Light Weapons from 27 August to 7 September, United Nations member states confirmed their commitment to fight illegal arms tra...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle on 9/11: Our destiny is linked to America’s

Sep 11, 2012 | GermanyUN

Today (11 September), the anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York, Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement: "Every year, when we recall together the horr...