German Embassy, Washington, DC
Capitol Hill in Washington DC
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Feb 13, 2013
Ambassador Ammon, who attended the State of the Union Address, welcomed President Obama’s announcement that the US and EU will launch negotiations on a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. He also welcomed his highlighting of Germany as a model for vocational training.
Ambassador on State of the Union
Feb 11, 2013
About 70 young people gathered at George Mason University's Fairfax Campus near Washington for the first German-Jewish Dialogue Shabbat Dinner in 2013. The event brought together Jewish-American students from GMU and German young professionals.
Feb 6, 2013
Ambassador Ammon spoke on the transatlantic economic relationship to around 100 members and guests of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany at an event in Stuttgart.
Feb 6, 2013
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty, the BMW Center for German and European Studies (CGES) at Georgetown University hosted a roundtable seminar on the historical significance and future prospects of the Franco-German partnership, embodied in the Élysée Treaty.
The Élysée Treaty at 50
Feb 1, 2013
Foreign Minister Westerwelle presented Nunn with the award, bestowed by Federal President Gauck, at a reception on the margins of the Munich Security Conference in the presence of Ambassador Ammon.
Sam Nunn Honored