Frank-Walter Steinmeier speaks at the 36th German Protestant Church Congress in Berlin
Visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang witnessed cooperation documents signing ceremony and held joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday in Berlin. Li and Merkel attended China-Germany forum on innovation cooperation, where Li gave a speech. Li Keqiang then met German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier – Wikipedia
The President of the Federal Republic of Germany H.E. Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier visited Yad Vashem on 5 May. Accompanied by his wife Elke Büdenbender and Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev, the President viewed the Museum of Holocaust Art. "We Germans have incurred inconceivable guilt," he said. "At this place, memory becomes pain, mourning and shame. Acknowledging the responsibility for what happened, we firmly stand at Israel's side working for a common future."
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Berlin Wednesday for an official visit to Germany. Li will join German Chancellor Angela Merkel for an annual meeting between the two heads of government, a mechanism that has been in place since 2004. During the visit, Li and Merkel will meet on several occasions, witness the signing of various cooperation documents, meet the press together, attend and address a forum on innovation cooperation and have a dialogue with business people from both…