Press releases

Review Conference on Small Arms and Light Weapons: 2nd meeting in the German Mission with UNODA and the Group of Interested States on practical disarmament measures (GIS)

Sep 4, 2012 | GermanyUN

The second of two sessions in the GIS-framework (Group of Interested States on practical disarmament measures) along the sidelines of the current review conference on small arms and light weapons (SAL...

Speech by Foreign Minister Westerwelle at the Opening of the 2nd Meeting of the Working Group on Economic Recovery within the Group of Friends of the Syrian People

Sep 4, 2012 | GermanyUN

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a great pleasure to welcome you in Berlin for the second meeting of the working group on economic recovery and development of the Friends of the Syrian Peop...

German Presidency of the Security Council

Aug 31, 2012 | GermanyUN

In September Germany will assume the rotating Presidency of the Security Council. In addition to the regional crisis on the agenda of the Security Council, Germany will focus on three particular issue...

Security Council: Text of Resolution 2064 (2012) on UNIFIL - Lebanon

Aug 30, 2012 | GermanyUN

The Security Council, Recalling all its previous resolutions on Lebanon, in particular resolutions 425 (1978), 426 (1978), 1559 (2004), 1680 (2006), 1701 (2006), 1773 (2007), 1832 (2008), 1884 (2009)...

Speech by Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle on the conference "From a nuclear test ban to a nuclear weapons-free world" in Astana

Aug 29, 2012 | GermanyUN

-- Check against delivery -- Ladies and gentlemen, I wish to thank the Mazhlis of the Republic of Kazakhstan for organizing this important conference on nuclear disarmament. It is with great pleas...