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The challenge after the fight – working together for a world free of landmines

Landmines, unexploded ordnance and booby traps kill or maim thousands of people around the world each year. The Federal Foreign Office held a conference on this topic on Tuesday (26 September). more

Thirty years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Albania

Minister of State for Europe Michael Roth celebrated together with the Albanian Ambassador the 30th anniversary of the re‑establishment of diplomatic relations between Germany and Albania.

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Launch a new trend towards global disarmament

The current tense situation on the Korean peninsula and the emerging debate on nuclear armament between East and West shows all too clearly how much we need disarmament, arms control and initiatives for a world without nuclear weapons. more

On a mission for peace: Germany as a partner in UN peacekeeping

Peace missions are one of the United Nations’ hallmarks. Germany has increased its involvement in UN peace missions considerably in recent years. more

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