The Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu is in Berlin, where he had dinner with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, ahead of official talks slated for Thursday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has travelled to Athens in a visit seen as a show of support for the Greek government’s reform efforts. This comes a day after Greece returned to the international bond markets.
German Chancellor and most of her ministers have arrived in Israel for two days of joint cabinet talks. Flying separately from Madrid, Germany's foreign minister has criticized Israel's settlements policy.
Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has met with Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Joachim Gauck in Berlin. The Nobel laureate will receive another award during her three-day trip to Germany.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived in Germany for the third leg of his EU tour. While trade will likely dominate talks, Russia’s recent actions in Ukraine are also expected to be on the agenda.
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