German Embassy, Washington, DC
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Welcome to the German Embassy in Washington, DC, the official representation of the Federal Government of Germany in the United States.
The Ambassador and Departments section provides you with information about the Ambassador, as well as the work and services of the embassy departments.
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Mar 20, 2015
| Washington National Opera
Ambassador Wittig and Mrs. Huberta von Voss-Wittig will host this year's Washington National Opera Ball. The ball will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015, and is a highlight of the city’s cultural, philanthropic, and social season.
2015 Opera Ball
Mar 19, 2015
The evening honored 10 women who are shaping society by fostering real change in Washington and brought together guests from politics, business, the arts and journalism.
Washington Power List
Mar 17, 2015
Germany’s Coordinator of Transatlantic Cooperation, Bundestag Member Jürgen Hardt, spoke at UC Berkeley and visited companies in Silicon Valley before heading to Washington, DC, for meetings on Capitol Hill.
Mar 10, 2015
Ambassador Peter Wittig traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina last week on the invitation of the Honorary Consul and CEO of Nirosteel, Klaus Becker. While there, he toured the Siemens manufacturing facility, Central Piedmond Community College and attended the German Opera Gala.
Ambassador in Charlotte
Feb 19, 2015
"I believe, we are right to exhaust all the means of diplomacy and to go the extra mile. And it is good to know that the U.S. is going that extra mile together with us."
Symposium on Statecraft