Lebanese Foreign Minister Nassif Hitti quits 'sinking ship'
Lebanon's foreign minister has resigned. The Middle East country has been gripped by protests against corruption and mismanagement that have shattered its economy.
Zimbabwe FM Moyo: Sanctions are 'weapon of mass destruction'
It promised reform but Zimbabwe's government has failed to calm international worries over corruption and human rights, while millions face poverty and a dire economy. Foreign Minister Sibusiso Moyo was on Conflict Zone.
Germany's top diplomat: George Floyd protests 'legitimate,' urges press freedom
Foreign Minister Maas hopes peaceful protests against police brutality in the US will make a difference. He also said he would contact US officials to support a DW journalist kept from freely reporting in Minnesota.
Germany calls for opening of internal EU borders by June
The German government will vote on whether to lift its travel warning on 31 European countries by June 15. Italy's foreign minister said the day that borders open again would be like another 'D-Day' for European tourism.
Coronavirus in Germany: No end in sight for travel restrictions
Germany's foreign minister had some bad news for those holding out hope for their summer vacation plans. Travel warnings aren't likely to loosen soon and anyone who travels abroad could get stuck there, he warned.
China summons German ambassador to Beijing
The Chinese government took action in protest at German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas meeting with pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong. Beijing says it has "sufficient proof" of foreign intervention in Hong Kong.
'We’re already at war economically,' Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif
'We’re already at war economically,' Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif tells FRANCE 24
Bangladesh to UN: 'Support Rohingya island relocation or leave the country'
In an interview with DW, Bangladesh's Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen expressed disappointment over "inadequate" international pressure on Myanmar to take back the Rohingya refugees currently camped in Cox's Bazar.
Britain calls Stena Impero oil tanker seizure 'hostile act' as Iran releases video of capture
London has denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act." German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says Europe is trying to prevent an "uncontrollable military escalation."