Photos01.04.2016 Steinmeier in Central Asia: "a strategically important region" In addition to bilateral relations, efforts to combat terrorism and regional cooperation were high on the agenda on his trip to Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. As OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, the Foreign Minister also aimed to learn more about the OSCE’s wide-ranging work in Central Asia.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier in Lebanon: Showing support for the biggest helper This small country has provided refuge for over 1.5 million people fleeing war and terror in Syria. Foreign Minister Steinmeier travelled to Beirut on Thursday (1 December) to demonstrate that Germany is a solid partner at Lebanon’s side. During his visit, Steinmeierwas able to see for himself the situation of the people from Syria.