Im right in the live stream: Scholz presents SPD ministers before
The riddle rate on the composition of the cabinet has an end, even the SPD presents your staff. A post is particularly focus. © Photo: Annette Riedl / dpa Olaf Scholz (SPD), designated Chancellor The SPD names its ministers at 10.00 clock as the last of the three traffic lights parties. Probably the future Chancellor Olaf Scholz introduces the ministers in the Willy-Brandt-Haus.
for Annalena Baerbock it is the first major performance at the International Stage as a German Foreign Minister. The list of crises is long. © Photo: Thomas Koehler / Imago Images Federal Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock on the first working session of the G7 Foreign Minister meeting in Liverpool.
In your last personal meeting before the acquisition of the G7 Presidency by Germany, the foreign ministers of the seven industrial nations want to set a sign against "aggressors against freedom". "This weekend, the most influential democracies of the world will have a position against aggressors who want to underwire freedom," said British hostess Liz Truss on Saturday. It should be sent out a "clear embassy", "that we are a uniform front".
First Journey as Foreign Minister: That says Annalena Baerbock in Paris
Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock remains in the rejection of the French plans for the classification of nuclear power as "green" energy. "That we have to the question nuclear different positions, that's well known," said the Greens politician on Thursday after a meeting with her French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian in Paris. At the same time, Baerbock emphasized the outstanding importance of German-French relations for the future of the European Union (EU).
At the top of the list of topics of the topics of the meeting going on until Sunday, the massive Russian troop march is given to the limit to the Ukraine . Other topics include dealing with China, the atomic aspirations of Iran and the crisis in the Military Junta-led Myanmar. The British Foreign Minister TRUST stressed at the beginning of the meeting, she wanted the G7 states to deepen their relations in the areas of trade, investment, technologies and security, "to defend and advance freedom and democracy worldwide".
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Truss had already been with Friday night The new German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock (Greens) and her US colleague Antony blinking, which were both bilateral. Blinking Ned Price declared after the conversation with Baerbock, the two have talked about "support for independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine given the Russian aggression" and agrees in it, "that in the case of an escalation by Moscow a strong reaction required" may be.
Olympia: China warns Western states: "Be Price"
After the announcement of a diplomatic boycott of the Olympic Winter Games 2022 in Beijing, China has warned four Western countries from consequences. The US, Australia, Great Britain and Canada "will inevitably pay the price for their misconduct," said the spokesman for the Foreign Ministry in Beijing, Wang Wenbin, on Thursday (December 9, 2021). He denounced the "use of the Olympic Platform for Political Manipulations".
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Baerbock explained before the start of the G7 meeting, the group parts "Common values - democracy, human rights, use for an international order, which and Not based on the right of stronger. "It is necessary to use themselves for them and to defend them if necessary. Therefore, also about "Russia and the Russian military movements in the border area to Ukraine" and the relationship to China are spoken.
Baerbock wants to use in Liverpool but also for a determined commitment of the group in the fight against global warming. "We can indicate the illusion that the West is an island, but also on this, the water continues to rise unstoppable, if we do not act now," she explained.
The G7 foreign ministers would have to "talk about the climate crisis and about it, which has for impact in peace and security - for the particularly affected emerging and developing countries, but also directly for us in Europe," Stressed Baerbock. The joint handling of the climate crisis will also be one of the priorities of the German G7 Presidency next year.
meeting with Polish President Duda
Warsaw. Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock was received on Friday from Andrzej Duda in the presidential palace in Warsaw. Afterwards, a conversation with the Polish office colleague should follow Zbigniew rough. © Kay Nietfeld Annalena Baerbock, Foreign Minister and Federal Chairman of Alliance 90 / The Greens is received by Andrzej Duda, President of the Republic of Poland.
also the distribution of vaccines is the topic
also the question of a political boycott of the Olympic Winter Games in China from 4 to 20 February should play a role in Liverpool. It is not about a sporty boycott, but about the diplomatic level - the question of whether high-ranking politicians arrive as visitors. The authoritarian governed country is accused of many pages of human rights violations, especially against minorities such as Muslim Uighers.
At the meeting in Liverpool, in addition to the outside, the Ministers of Development of the G7 take part. Germany is represented by the new Federal Development Minister Svenja Schulze (SPD) and Development State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth. Schulze explained, in the focus of the talks, topics such as the global distribution of Corona vaccines, development finance and gender equality. The G7 would have "as the richest states of our earth a special responsibility".
On Sunday, Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN) are also included in Liverpool for the first time. In addition, representatives from South Korea, Australia, South Africa and India participate as "guests". From the English city from travels Baerbock directly further to the EU Foreign Minister Council to Brussels on Monday. The Council, inter alia, employ crises and conflicts in Ethiopia, Central Asia, Venezuela, Belarus and Cyprus, Baerbock announced. (AFP, DPA)
photo shows Johnson with almost 20 people at Lockdown Party in the garden .
London. The admission dates from May 2020, when still strict contact restrictions were considered. It shows the British Prime Minister with his wife, two employees and several groups. According to a government spokesman, it should have acted for a working meeting. © Kirsty O'Connor According to Lockdown Parties in the British government seat, a photo of Prime Minister Boris Johnson has surfaced with nearly 20 people in the Garden of Downing Street.