Press releases

Joint Statement of the G-4 Directors General and Permanent Representatives to the United Nations Meeting – New York City, 2 February 2017

Feb 2, 2017 | GermanyUN

1.         The Directors General (DGs) on United Nations Affairs and Permanent Representatives to the United Nations in New York of the G4 countries (Brazil, India, Japan and Germany) met at the invit...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Office on the election of the new Chairperson of the African Union and the new Chairperson of the African Union Commission

Jan 31, 2017 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson issued the following statement today (31 January) on the election of the new Chairperson of the African Union, Alpha Condé, and the new Chairperson of the African...

Federal Foreign Office comments on the reported Iranian missile test

Jan 31, 2017 | GermanyUN

A Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson in Berlin today (31 January) commented as follows on reports that Iran conducted a ballistic missile test a few days ago: The news that Iran conducted another ba...

Press Release: Human Rights Commissioner Kofler greatly concerned about impending execution in Iran

Jan 30, 2017 | GermanyUN

Bärbel Kofler, Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (30 January) on reports according to whi...

Statement by Minister of State Böhmer on the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security

Jan 11, 2017 | GermanyUN

The Cabinet agreed today (11 January) on the Federal Government’s 2017‑2020 Action Plan to implement United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on women, peace and security. It also appro...