Press releases

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

Jul 15, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Tel Aviv today (15 July) on the adoption of the UN Security Council resolution on the humanitarian situation in Syria:  I welcome the fac...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier at press conference in Israel

Jul 15, 2014 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today (15 July) at a press conference in Tel Aviv with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu:  Dear Benjamin Netanyahu, Many thanks for the frien...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier on Four-way telephone conference on Ukraine – agreement reached on Contact Group meeting

Jul 14, 2014 | GermanyUN

Following a telephone conference with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin and Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office of Russia Sergei Ivanov, ...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Office on the ongoing violence in Libya

Jul 13, 2014 | GermanyUN

In view of the ongoing violence in Libya, a Federal Foreign Office spokesperson issued the following statement today (13 July): "The German Government is deeply concerned about the violence in Liby...

Press Release: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier welcomes agreement on a recount of the presidential election in Afghanistan

Jul 13, 2014 | GermanyUN

Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement today (13 July) on the fringes of the talks on the Iranian nuclear programme in Vienna:  I welcome the agreement to conduct a full a...