Press releases

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the agreement to form a government of national unity in Afghanistan

Sep 21, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on 21 September on the agreement between Afghanistan’s two presidential candidates to establish a government of national unity:  This is a g...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the release of 49 Turkish hostages held by ISIS terrorist group

Sep 20, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on 20 September following the release of 49 Turkish hostages held by the ISIS terrorist group:  I am extremely relieved about the release of...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier comments after a special meeting of the UN Security Council in New York

Sep 20, 2014 | GermanyUN

Following a special meeting of the UN Security Council on Iraq, Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in New York on 19 September: We took note today that ISIS has attacked furth...