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Mark Rutte in Berlin Discussing Europe

The Chancellor expected her meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte to result in "intensive discussion", she said in advance of talks. The focus was on European issues, when the two heads of government met, only a few days before the informal meeting of the European Council this Friday. more

Paolo Gentiloni in Berlin Working together for Europe

Germany and Italy intend to continue cooperating closely within the framework of Europe. In future the focus must be on addressing the challenges facing us, including migration, defence and innovation, declared Chancellor Angela Merkel, following her meeting with Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in Berlin. more

Poland's Prime Minister in Berlin "We must strengthen common ground"

In the fields of economic and defence policy, Germany and Poland intend to cooperate closely. The two countries also intend to work together to address the root causes of displacement, stressed the Chancellor, when the Polish Prime Minister visited Berlin. more


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