On his first visit to Africa during his second term in office, Steinmeier wants to emphasise that Germany views the up-and-coming countries of Africa as partners in efforts to solve global challenges and believes that the resulting economic and social ties will bring opportunities to both sides.
moreForeign Minister Steinmeier in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Angola
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. moreSteinmeier pledges additional support for Ukraine
On his trip to the Baltic capitals, Foreign Minister Steinmeier gives assurances that Germany shares people’s concerns in view of the Crimea crisis and that they do not stand alone. moreUkraine: we share the concerns of our Baltic partners
Foreign Minister Steinmeier has two days of crisis diplomacy behind him. A review of the talks with the EU foreign ministers, with Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov and with UN Secretary‑General Ban. moreUkraine: Talks in Brussels, Geneva and Berne
The main focus of the two-day visit was talks on the state of transatlantic relations and the current situation in Ukraine. moreForeign Minister Steinmeier in Washington
At the German-Israeli intergovernmental consultations in Jerusalem, Foreign Ministers Steinmeier and Liberman signed an arrangement on consular assistance for Israeli citizens. moreGerman-Israeli intergovernmental consultations