Germany, France and the United Kingdom are working closely together with regard to Syria, in the fight against ISIS and on Iran. Foreign Minister Maas is meeting his colleagues in Paris to discuss current challenges and courses of action.
In Helsinki today and tomorrow, the EU Foreign Ministers will discuss Iran, hybrid threats and the situation in the Western Balkans.
Political relations Diplomatic relations between the Federal Republic of Germany and Iran were established in 1952, and the Iranian legation opened in Germany that same year. In addition to economic…
Drones shot down and attacks on merchant ships developments in recent weeks in the Persian Gulf have shown the great danger of uncontrolled escalation of violence in the Middle East. Germany is working for de-escalation.
At the end of his trip to the Middle East, Maas called for the preservation of and compliance with the nuclear agreement with Iran.