German Chancellor Merkel was met by protests in Portugal, where she met with Prime Minister Coelho. Merkel was met with mockery, as she painted a positive picture of the country's future.
Eurozone finance ministers have rejected Greece's bid to get back badly-needed cash, driving Athens closer to the brink of a potential bankruptcy next month. But relief could be on the horizon.
With the relationship between Germany's and Greece's finance ministers at rock bottom, debt crisis negotiations are now being conducted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
The German chancellor and the Greek prime minister have stressed their determination to overcome tensions between their governments. Alexis Tsipras is on his first visit to Berlin since coming to office in January.
The new government in Greece is rebelling against its main international lenders - the 'troika' of EU Commission, ECB and IMF. Will it succeed in forcing a change in the conditions of its bailout? DW looks at the issues.