PM Mitsotakis in Berlin with packed agenda

The Greek prime minister speaks at an event organized by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Berlin on Monday, on 'Greece & Europe: A new chapter with Kyriakos Mitsotakis & Friedrich Merz.' Merz is the leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU).

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis' talks in Berlin on Tuesday with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will reportedly cover a wide range of issues focusing on the economy, energy, migration and the Middle East.

Their discussions will take place on the heels of the approval by the European Commission on Monday of funding for member-states to deal with the migrations issue, with Greece securing the highest amount to the tune of €42.4 million. 

Also of particular significance is that the meeting between Mitsotakis and Scholz will precede the visit to Berlin on Friday by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

It should be noted that the confidence building measures (CBMs) between Greece and Turkey were introduced on Monday in Ankara, while the Turkish president is scheduled to visit Thessaloniki on December 7 to sign an agreement on migration.

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