Markus Meckel

Protestant Reverend


Markus Meckel is Protestant Reverend, Politician, and Initiator of the Foundation of East-German Socialdemocratic Party in 1989, which played an important role in the peaceful revolution. From 2013 to 2016 Mr. Meckel was President of German War Graves Commission. From 1990 to 2009 he was a member of the German Bundestag and in 1990 served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of German Democratic Republic, negotiating German Unification in 2+4 Talks.