Athens and Berlin on the same page on migration
Berlin shares Athens' basic positions on the migration issue, Germany's new Ambassador to Greece Ernst Reichel has said in an interview with Kathimerini. Reichel says that given the bloc's failure to reach a consensus on the issue, the German government favors establishing a critical mass of European Union member-states willing to create a relocation system. The top German diplomat in Greece calls for closer cooperation between EU governments to deal with geopolitical challenges, while on the issue of reducing Greek primary surplus targets, he says it would make sense to hold the conversation "at a later point."
How can the Greek-German relationship evolve under the new circumstances?
Germany and Greece already had a very close relationship before the crisis, and during the crisis it hasn't always been easy. I feel fortunate that now maybe I have...