German Ambassador Peter Ammon
Ambassador Peter Ammon
(© German Embassy, Washington, DC / by C. Avril)
Ambassador Peter Ammon is Germany's highest-ranking representative to the US government. He represents German interests in the United States and works to foster and deepen German-American relations in the political, economic and cultural spheres.
Apr 18, 2013
Together with the Minister-President of the State of Saxony, Stanislaw Tillich, Ambassador Ammon attended a guest concert by the Dresden Staatskapelle at the Strathmore Music Center, where the ensemble performed the music of the German composer Johannes Brahms.
Apr 17, 2013
For the improvement of the German American Friendship Garden on the National Mall, Ambassador Ammon signed a memorandum with the deputy superintendent of the National Mall and presidents of German-American associations, also activating a $100,000 trust fund to finance future maintenance.
German American Friendship Garden
Apr 16, 2013
"We are deeply disturbed by this wanton act of violence, and on what should have been a happy, festive day for the citizens of Boston and Massachusetts. My thoughts and those of all my fellow Germans are with the victims and their families, and we wish the wounded a swift recovery."
Condolences from Ambassador Ammon
Apr 12, 2013
Ambassador Ammon was in Alabama on April 8 to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Airbus final assembly line in Mobile. The new building will create 1,000 new jobs in the Mobile area.
Apr 11, 2013
Ambassador Ammon attended the US Holocaust Memorial Museum's annual Days of Remembrance Ceremony on Thursday, April 11 in the Capitol Rotunda. The event honors the survivors and liberators of the Holocaust. This year, the speakers emphasized those who risked their lives to stand up for what was right.
Days of Remembrance