Press releases

Press Release: Federal Foreign Office welcomes start of peace talks between the parties to the conflict in South Sudan

Aug 6, 2015 | GermanyUN

In a statement today (6 August), a Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson welcomed the start of peace talks in Addis Ababa on 5 August between the parties to the civil war in South Sudan: "The German Go...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the Security Council’s adoption of its resolution on Iran

Jul 20, 2015 | GermanyUN

On the sidelines of the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels on 20 July, Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement on the adoption of Resolution 2231 by the UN Security Council, whi...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier at the final press conference after E3+3 nuclear talks in Vienna

Jul 14, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier said today (14 July) at the final press conference after E3+3 nuclear talks in Vienna: "Today is a good day, maybe even a historic day for everyone who wants to see this d...

Press Release: Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the signing of a peace agreement between the parties to the conflict in Libya

Jul 12, 2015 | GermanyUN

Foreign Minister Steinmeier issued the following statement in Vienna today (12 July) on the signing of a peace agreement between the parties to the conflict in Libya: “It is good news that a large ma...