On April 25, Federal Minister Steinmeier opened the conference marking the 10 year anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Convention. He was joined on stage by the Director-General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Amb. Rogelio Pfirter, and the Commissioner of the Federal Government for Arms Control, Amb. Friedrich Gröning.
-- Translation of advance text -- Director-General, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, The upcoming 29 April sees the 10th anniversary of the entry into force of the Chemical Weapons Convention.…
Speech given by the Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier, marking the 10-year anniversary of the CWC