Today, March 17, in Washington came to the German leader Angela Merkel, where she had her first official meeting with the President of the United States Donald trump.
The two leaders will have a tete-a-tete, which
will last about 25 minutes. In the future we will begin negotiations in the broader
It is expected that the parties should discuss a number of topical
of questions, of which they have many uncertainties. In particular, the issue of Ukraine,
Russia and NATO, as well as the conditions of the transatlantic partnership.
Upon completion of the negotiations trump and Merkel will hold
a joint press conference. Then the Chancellor of Germany will fly home.
Note that this meeting was to be held in
Tuesday, March 14. However, weather conditions interfered. In particular, strong
snow and wind on the East coast of the United States, what the visit was postponed
on the 17th of March.