Barack Obama in Berlin to forge stronger ties with Merkel and implement Russian sanctions
The two leaders are expected to hold talks later today followed by a news conference at which they will raise the issue of Syria, a source said.
Barack Obama and Angela Merkel will be joined on Friday by Theresa May and the leaders of France, Italy and Spain when they will discuss extending sanctions imposed on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine.
Possible new sanctions for Vladimir Putin’s army bombing Syria, killing hundreds of civilians, will also be discussed by the six premieres.
In a joint op-ed for weekly German financial journal, Wirtschaft Woche, to be published tomorrow, the... read more
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