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Frank-Walter Steinmeier is a German politician serving as President of Germany since 19 March 2017. He was Minister for Foreign Affairs from 2005 to 2009 and from 2013 to 2017, and Vice-Chancellor of Germany from 2007 to 2009. He was chairman-in-office of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in 2016.
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German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in quarantine after bodyguard is revealed to have Covid-19Germany President Frank-Walter Steinmeier entered quarantine after one of his bodyguards tested positive for the coronavirus. The result of the president's own test is still unknown. Steinmeier went..
US, China, Russia making world more dangerous: German president Frank-Walter SteinmeierIn opening remarks at the annual Munich Security Conference, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier deplored the three big powers' approach to global affairs and, without naming Trump, took issue..
German far-right reopens trauma of Dresden bombingGermany was yesterday to mark 75 years since the destruction of Dresden in World War II, with the far-right seeking to inflate victim numbers and play down Nazi war crimes. German President..
German president warns of racist 'poison' at Dresden WW2 bombing ceremonyPresident Frank-Walter Steinmeier told Germans they must reject racism and anti-Semitism at a commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Allied bombing raids on Dresden, which killed 25,000 people near..
German president mistakenly congratulates Iran's regime for its revolutionThe office of German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, which announced on Saturday that it would not send a congratulatory telegram to Iran’s rulers for the anniversary of the Islamic revolution,..
President Ramaphosa to host Germany's Angela Merkel on state visitJohannesburg - President Cyril Ramaphosa is on Thursday set to host German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, who will be in South Africa for a two-day state visit. Merkel was invited by Ramaphosa after..
Germany still dealing with 'same evil' that led to Holocaust, president says in JerusalemGermany has still not learned "once and for all" its lesson from the Holocaust, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday, as he expressed sorrow for his country's role in the murder of..
Germany urges US to reject 'egoism' on anniversary of Berlin Wall's fallGerman President Frank-Walter Steinmeier urged the United States to be a “mutually respectful partner” and reject nationalism, in a clear salvo aimed at US leader Donald Trump as Germany on..
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Germany must protect Jewish life, president says after synagogue attackGermans need to stand together against extremist violence and protect Jewish life, President Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday after visiting a synagogue where a gunman began an attack a day..
German president, at synagogue gunman attacked, says: 'We must protect Jewish life'Germans need to stand together against extremist violence and protect Jewish life, President Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Thursday after visiting a synagogue where a gunman began an attack a day..
World War Two: German president asks Poland to forgive Nazi ‘tyranny’Frank-Walter Steinmeier is attending ceremonies in Poland to mark the outbreak of World War Two.
Germany asks Polish forgiveness 80 years after outbreak of WWIIGerman President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday asked Poland’s forgiveness for history’s bloodiest conflict during a ceremony in the Polish city of Wielun, where the first World War II bombs..
Germany's Merkel seen shaking for second time this month, but heads to G20German Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking as she met President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Thursday, her second such bout within two weeks, but her spokesman said she was fine and she headed off..
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Germany's Merkel seen shaking as she met president: Reuters TelevisionGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel was seen shaking as she met President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Thursday, Reuters footage showed, her second shaking bout within two weeks.
Germany Warms To Eastern Europe's 'Three Seas Initiative'Germany is beginning to warm up to the idea of Eastern Europe’s “Three Seas Initiative,” and is sending President Frank-Walter Steinmeier to the group’s summit in Slovenia this week, the German..