Politics

Germany

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July 03rd, 2024
Vienna has been the host city to Arnold Schwarzenegger’s climate change conference Austria World Summit since the creation of the initiative in 2017. President Van der Bellen appears every year as a patron speaker to…
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Mercosur and Milei’s economic policy were the main topics of the meeting
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A significant visit aimed at enhancing economic relations and youth exchange
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Exploring the Ruhr's cultural landscape through artistic vision
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Franziska Giffey held a speech at the opening ceremony
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Brave resistance fighters stood up against the ideological madness of National Socialism
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New Horizons in Tourism, Healthcare, Renewable Energy and Cultural Projects Discussed
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Fraziska Giffey welcomed the partners from the German-Namibian municipal partnership
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Uniting Baltic nations through collaboration and innovation at 2024 Business Day
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The aim was to strengthen bilateral relations between North Rhine-Westphalia and France
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Honoring Dedication and Excellence in Financial Administration
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Strengthening Holocaust Remembrance: A Multi-Year Collaboration with Yad Vashem
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The honourees have demonstrated that the right actions can save lives
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German Politicians are looking forward to a 24 colourful sea of flags
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Strengthening Ties and Mutual Cooperation
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Manuela Schwesig welcomed German and Polish legislative delegations to discuss future cooperation and shared history
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Prime Minister Hendrik Wüst emphasised strong ties between the two states
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The EURO 2024 is more than a football tournament for Alexander Van der Bellen
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Foreign Minister Baerbock travels to the Council of the Baltic Sea States near Helsinki
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80 years ago, allied troops landed on the coast of Normandy. Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz took part in the commemoration ceremony in France
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Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier delivered an address in honour of Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, at the presentation of the International Award of the Peace of Westphalia
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Foreign Minister Baerbock welcomes her French and Polish counterparts for the Weimar Triangle meeting
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"From war and climate change to inflation and debt, the world faces challenges that are both interlinked and mutually dependent, Federal Chancellor Scholz said: there's no such thing as an isolated crisis"
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Joint declaration of President Steinmeier, President Sergio Mattarella of Italy and President Van der Bellen of Austria that was published in the German newspaper "Der Tagesspiegel"
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Federal President Steinmeier gave a speech on the EU's eastward expansion at the conference "20 Years of the Czech Republic in the EU" in Prague
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In addition to business relations, the visit focussed on geopolitical challenges and sustainability strategies
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On April 22, Federal President Steinmeier gave a speech at a cultural evening at the Tarabya Cultural Academy in the historic summer residence of the German ambassador
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Germany, France and the EU organise an international conference
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"Never before has NATO’s strength and unity been so important. Never before have we in Europe, we in Germany felt so deeply that we need NATO for our own security, for the protection of our freedom and democracy"
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"Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier received Arab ambassadors"
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"In his government statement prior to the European Council meeting, Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz praised the cohesion and strength of the EU"
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"Estonia's security is our security, it is Europe's security"
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Involvement in the United Nations is a cornerstone of German foreign policy
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Federal Chancellor at the Munich Security Conference
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"We need democrats to close ranks. Not just today, but 365 days a year", said the Federal President”
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From 2025, the new ammunition factory is to produce 200,000 rounds of artillery ammunition per year
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Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier delivered a speech at a state banquet hosted by President Nikos Christodoulides in Nicosia
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Minister Baerbock appointed former players from the national teams as football ambassadors
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Federal President Steinmeier welcomed over 150 ambassadors and representatives of international organisations at his traditional New Year Reception
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Human Rights Commissioner Amtsberg on Germany’s hearing as part of the Universal Periodic Review of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva
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For more ambition and greater solidarity in the climate crisis
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The Unidas network links women from Latin America, the Caribbean and Germany. Its objective is to strengthen women’s political participation and their rights
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President Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Elke Büdenbender received the Belgian royal couple, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde
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President Steinmeier received President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan of Turkey in Berlin
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For a larger and stronger Europe
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Franco-German group presents ideas on EU reforms
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This year's motto was "Us – connected".
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Conference of the Heads of German Missions
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President Steinmeier opens the doors to Schloss Bellevue
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China has changed. So we need to change our approach to China too.
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Official Visit of the German President to Kyrgyzstan
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Around 2090 Germans are deployed around the world to promote peace and security
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His Majesty King Charles III spoke to German parliamentarians during his 2023 state visit to Germany, the first state visit abroad for the King and Queen Consort