Press releases

Foreign Minister Westerwelle: elections today a key step for Tunisia and the Arab Spring

Oct 23, 2011 | GermanyVN

Free and democratic elections are taking place in Tunisia for the first time today. Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle issued the following statement in Berlin yesterday (23 October): “The d...

Yemen must not descend into chaos

Oct 22, 2011 | GermanyUN

The United Nations Security Council adopted a resolution yesterday on the situation in Yemen. Foreign Minister Westerwelle issued the following statement on the subject on 22 October 2011:   “This i...

Foreign Minister Westerwelle welcomes the resolution on Yemen by the Security Council

Oct 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

A spokesperson of the Federal German Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued the following statement on the adoption of a UN Security Council resolution on Yemen: "Foreign Minister Westerwelle welcomes th...

Yemen: Text of Resolution 2014 (2011) as adopted by the Security Council

Oct 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Recalling its Press Statements of 24 September 2011, 9 August 2011, and 24 June 2011, Expressing grave concern at the situation in Yemen, Reaffirming its strong commitment to ...

Read-out: Ambassador Wittig's meeting with Mrs. Tawakul Karman

Oct 21, 2011 | GermanyUN

"The German Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Peter Wittig, today received the Yemeni Nobel peace laureate Tawakul Karman at the German Mission. Ambassador Wittig congratulate...