How can you interest young people in Europe? During the Gamescom congress, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas presents the augmented reality game Pathways, which takes players on a virtual journey of discovery through Europe.
In the past few years, the importance of the Indo-Pacific region in both economic and political terms has increased markedly. The German Government is now setting out the course for its future policy on the countries of the Region.
It is six months since the two Foreign Ministers were last able to meet in person. Much has changed since then, and there is a lot that needs to be discussed. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas today met his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Berlin.
At Gymnich, the informal meeting of EU foreign ministers, the focus was on relations with Turkey and Russia, as well as on the situation in Belarus and the EU’s strategic response to COVID‑19.
Foreign Minister Maas is meeting his Israeli counterpart in historic surroundings. Following the normalisation of relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, the talks will focus primarily on developments in the Region.
Heiko Maas took over as Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs on 14 March 2018.