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.…