Federal Foreign Office videos
Steinmeier in the United States: “Transatlantic coordination is more important than ever” Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier travelled to the United States from 11 to 13 March for a three‑day visit to the US capital Washington, D.C. and to Atlanta. His talks focused on current international challenges such as the crisis in Ukraine and nuclear negotiations with Iran, but also on bilateral...
Steinmeier for political talks in Bulgaria On 10 March Foreign Minister Steinmeier travelled to the Bulgarian capital Sofia. There, he held political talks with President Plevneliev, Prime Minister Borisov and his Bulgarian counterpart Mitov.
Foreign Minister Steinmeier in Romania On 9 March Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier visited Romania. Following political talks in the capital Bucharest he travelled on to Transylvania. In Sibiu he was awarded honorary citizenship.
A new outlook on Africa: Steinmeier in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda und Kenya Foreign Minister Steinmeier travelled to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda and Kenya from 19 to 22 February. There, he met presidents and his counterparts for political talks, inaugurated the new runway at the airport in Goma and opened a Liaison Office at the Goethe Institut in Kinshasa....
Latin America: Partner region with great potential Foreign Minister Steinmeier visited Latin America from 12 to 16 February. His trip took him to Brazil, Peru and Colombia. In the run-up to his visit, Steinmeier underlined that Latin America is not only a partner region with great potential, but also shares core values with Germany.
Steinmeier on the Minsk Agreement After almost 17 hours of negotiations in Minsk by the heads of state and government of Germany, France, Ukraine and Russia, Foreign Minister Steinmeier said that the agreement was not a major breakthrough, but that the efforts had been worthwhile.