Foreign and European Policy

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Foreign policy issues

Peace and freedom are the focal points of German foreign policy. They can only be guaranteed through cooperation in a spirit of trust and a fair balancing of interests with our partners in the United Nations, NATO, G8, OSCE and EU.

G8 Foreign Ministers meet in London

G8 Foreign Ministers meet in London

The situation in Syria, tensions on the Korean Peninsula and the ongoing conflict surrounding Iran's nuclear programme were some of the most important items on the agenda when the G8 Foreign Ministers met in London on 10 and 11 April.

50 years of Élysée Treaty

Ambassador Robert von Rimscha and his French colleague, Ambassador Yves Carmona commemorated the signing of the Elysée Treaty 50 years ago. Numerous guests from politics, economy and culture joined th...

Germany in the United Nations Security Council: A review

Germany’s two-year term as a member of the United Nations Security Council came to an end on 31 December 2012

EU-Jubiläumsfeier - Europafest

German policy on Europe

After centuries of bloody conflict, the integration of states and their interests has defeated nationalism and brought Europe an unparalleled period of peace, prosperity and stability. That is why the completion of European integration is our top political objective.

Foreign and European Policy

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News from Germany

Here you will find the latest news from Germany.