For Guido Westerwelle, it's one final trip to New york for the UN General Assembly as German foreign minister. Westerwelle's party was ejected from the German party at the recent elections. What is the legacy of his four years in office?
Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has warned against focusing on national interests in his speech at the UN General Assembly. Gabriel has also called for a diplomatic solution to the North Korea crisis.
With the UN General Assembly set to focus strongly on North Korea and its recent nuclear tests, Russia and China have called for a "peaceful resolution" with the pariah state. They suggested a "dual track" approach.
Whether Angela Merkel and the CDU, or Martin Schulz and the SPD no party is likely to emerge with an absolute majority. Here's an overview of who might go with whom for the next government.
North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has called US President Donald Trump's speech to the UN "the sound of a dog barking." Trump had said the US may be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea.
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