Press releases

Parliamentary State Secretary Widmann-Mauz on NCDs

Sep 20, 2011 | GermanyUN

“Annually, over 36 million people all around the world die from non-communicable diseases. Many of theses diseases can be avoided by inexpensive prevention measures.“

Foreign Minister Westerwelle welcomes Libya resolution

Sep 19, 2011 | GermanyUN

The UN Security Council yesterday night adopted a new resolution on Libya. Speaking on 17 September in Berlin, Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle commented on this as follows: “With its unan...

Germany and Tunisia agree to cooperate on building up democracy in Tunisia

Sep 14, 2011 | GermanyUN

Germany will continue to support the transformation process in Tunisia. This intention was sealed with a joint declaration signed by representatives of the two states in Tunis yesterday afternoon.   ...

Federal Foreign Office contributes 70,000 euro to support conference on cluster munitions

Sep 13, 2011 | GermanyUN

The second Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions began yesterday (12 September) in Beirut. Minister of State Werner Hoyer issued the following statement in Berlin:       “...

Press release: Statement by Ambassador Wittig on “10 years after 9/11”

Sep 11, 2011 | GermanyUN

Ten years after 9/11, the world commemorates the heinous terrorist acts of 9 September 2011 that have killed and injured thousands of innocent civilians of many faiths and nations.