For over six months now, people in Belarus have been demonstrating peacefully against the electoral fraud in the August 2020 presidential election. The political leadership in Minsk continues to respond with repression and violence.
Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud paid his first official visit to Berlin today. His talks with Foreign Minister Heiko Maas addressed the complex bilateral relations between the two countries and the crises in the region.
Germany and Mexico are agreeing on an ambitious agenda, focusing above all on multilateralism, business and the rule of law.
During his first visit to Brazil, the German Foreign Minister called for cooperation based on values.
Foreign Minister Maas’s Latin America and Caribbean Initiative is bringing the region more to the fore in German foreign policy.
The Federal Foreign Office is supporting a truth commission investigating human rights violations in the crisis state of Mali.