Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond travelled to Sarajevo on Friday (16 January) to call for a fresh start in the reform process.
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Bosnia and Herzegovina deserves the chance to make a fresh start Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond travelled to Sarajevo on Friday (16 January) to call for a fresh start in the reform process.
Foreign ministers' four-way meeting on Ukraine In Berlin on 12 January the Foreign Ministers of Germany, France, Russia and Ukraine held consultations about further steps for de-escalation in eastern Ukraine. The talks were long, frank and highlighted differences of opinion. They should be continued in the coming days.
"We are Charlie Hebdo!" Together with the staff of the Federal Foreign Office, Foreign Minister Steinmeier honoured the victims of the attack on the French satirical magazine “Charlie Hebdo” on 8 January.
Showing solidarity: Foreign Minister Steinmeier in Kyiv Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier travelled to Kyiv on 19 December for political talks. He spoke about the situation in eastern Ukraine and the implementation of economic reforms with President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk.
German Government gives go-ahead for training mission in northern Iraq In view of the continuing violence by the Islamist terrorist militia group ISIS, the German Government has given the go-ahead for a training mission in northern Iraq. Foreign Minister Steinmeier and Defence Minister von der Leyen gave a joint press conference after the cabinet meeting.
Steinmeier in Georgia and Russia Minister Steinmeier in Tbilisi: The topics for the visit to the country in the South Caucasus were Georgias's closer ties with Europe, bilateral relations and the Ukraine conflict. The next day Steinmeier headed off for Yekaterinburg for a lecture at the Ural Federal University on prospects for the relationship...