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Human Rights Day

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted 66 years ago today. Foreign Minister Steinmeier hailed human rights as the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world. more

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Germany increases winter relief in northern Iraq

Human Rights Commissioner Strässer travelled to northern Iraq on 13 and 14 December in order to gain an insight into the preparations for the protection of the refugees from the upcoming winter. more

Close relations with Georgia

Foreign Minister Steinmeier’s agenda in Tbilisi included a meeting with his new counterpart Tamar Beruchashvili. The focus of his visit was on bilateral cooperation and on the conflict in Ukraine. more

Punk rock at the pagoda: Die Toten Hosen in Myanmar

There was rather more than the standard rendition of “Happy Birthday” in Yangon when Germany and Myanmar marked 60 years of diplomatic relations. more

Mobile laboratory unit for the fight against Ebola

In October, the first cases of Ebola appeared in Mali. The German Government has now provided Mali with a mobile laboratory unit to enable Ebola to be reliably diagnosed and effectively combated. more

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German Government gives go-ahead for training mission in northern Iraq

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