Press releases

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier welcomes UN Security Council resolution on Libya

Jun 15, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (15 June) on the adoption of Resolution 2292 by the United Nations Security Council: I very much welcome the fact that the S...

Press Release: Syrian and international experts agree on emergency measures to safeguard Syria’s heritage

Jun 4, 2016 | GermanyUN

Berlin, 4 June—Some 230 Syrian and international experts joined forces in a two-day meeting to assess damage to cultural heritage sites in Syria, develop methodologies and define priority emergency sa...

Speech by Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers

Jun 1, 2016 | GermanyUN

Ladies and gentlemen, Distinguished peacekeepers, Three years ago, we celebrated International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers for the first time here in the Federal Foreign Office. Since then, t...

Foreign Minister Steinmeier on attacks on the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in eastern Ukraine

May 27, 2016 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, speaking also in his capacity as OSCE Chairperson‑in‑Office, today (27 May) issued the following statement in Berlin on the latest reports of attacks on the w...