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.
The EU's top diplomat has met with Israeli and Palestinian leaders during a 24-hour visit. The trip is aimed at establishing the EU's role in reviving a bilateral peace process.
German Chancellor Merkel and Israeli President Rivlin have met in Berlin to celebrate 50 years of diplomatic ties. Meanwhile, the German defense minister has expressed Berlin's support for Israeli security.
During a three-day tour of Germany next month, British Monarch Queen Elizabeth II will visit Bergen-Belsen - the only concentration camp to be liberated by the British. A state banquet with Angela Merkel is also planned.
Marking 50 years of diplomatic relations, the Israeli President, Reuven Rivlin, will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel for talks in Berlin on Tuesday. The two nations have signed a deal for defense boats.