Federal Foreign Office videos
Foreign Minister Steinmeier in China On his first official visit to China since resuming office, Steinmeier visited the capital Beijing from 12 to 14 April and travelled to Hebei province by high-speed train.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier visits Japan From 11 to 12 April 2014, Foreign Minister Steinmeier travelled to Japan for his first official visit. He first held talks in Tokyo and then travelled on to Hiroshima.
The Weimar Triangle: striving actively for Europe Discussing new ideas away from the political routine: Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier met his French and Polish counterparts – Fabius and Sikorski – for joint consultations in Weimar. Their talks focused on the Crimea crisis and the European Neighbourhood Policy.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier at the spring NATO Foreign Ministerial in Brussels The spring NATO Foreign Ministerial took place in Brussels on 1 and 2 April. The talks focused on the crisis in Crimea. Foreign Minister Steinmeier called it a good meeting at a difficult time.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier travels to Africa On his first trip to Africa during his second term of office, Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier travelled to Ethiopia, Tanzania and Angola. Germany views Africa’s up and coming countries as partners in the efforts to solve global challenges.
Steinmeier pledges support for Ukraine As the crisis in Crimea continues, Steinmeier visited Kyiv and Donetsk to get an idea of the situation and show support for Ukraine on its difficult road to increased stability.