Broad engagement by the Global Coalition against the Daesh terrorist organisation in Iraq and Syria remains crucial for security in both the Middle East and in Europe.
Jordan is a key partner in humanitarian assistance to Syria and the region, as well as the fight against IS. In view of the current tensions, Foreign Minister Maas is discussing the next steps with Jordan’s Foreign Minister.
Germany has long enjoyed close and friendly political relations with Jordan. In many areas, Germany is one of the most important partners of this country, which in 1994 was the second Arab state to…
In the Middle East, Maas is calling for calm, level-headedness and de-escalation – and for the preservation of the nuclear agreement with Iran.
During his visit to the Middle East, Andreas Michaelis, State Secretary of the Federal Foreign Office, visited Saudi Arabia, Jordan, the Palestinian territories and Israel. The focus was on the conflict in Yemen.