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
Foreign Minister Steinmeier has been on his first official visit to Madrid since returning to office. While in the Spanish capital, he had talks with his Spanish counterpart, José Manuel García‑Margallo, and with Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba, the Secretary-General of the Spanish Socialist Workers Party (PSOE). more“Spain is a key partner”
Foreign Minister Steinmeier travelled to Kyiv on Thursday with his Weimar Triangle counterparts.
moreCrisis diplomacy in Ukraine
Germany and France pledged to intensify their relations and to work towards a stronger Europe. They also agreed to deploy the Franco-German Brigade in Mali. moreFranco-German Council of Ministers steps up cooperation: Consultations on Ukraine and Mali