Berlin, January 27. Frank-Walter Steinmeier released from the post of Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany by decree of President Joachim gauck. Former Minister of economy, Chairman of the Social democratic party, Sigmar Gabriel has served as head of the German foreign Ministry.
"in the Name of the Federal Republic of Germany I free Frank-Walter Steinmeier from his post of foreign Minister, I thank him and extend to him the recognition," said the German leader during the ceremony, which was held at the residence of gauck, the castle Bellevue.
Present at the ceremony, Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated Gabriel on his appointment as head of German diplomacy.
Recall, January 25, Steinmeier said that the post of Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany..
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