Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is in Berlin. He met with his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier to deepen the strategic partnership between the two countries. After the meeting they visited a traditional Christmas market.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier was practically Merkel's "second minister of culture," and that could help the former foreign minister become a good president, argues DW columnist Gero Schliess.
Relations between Germany and Poland have cooled. Now, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is visiting his country's irksome neighbor - and using literature as a potential window to common dialogue.
As the US adopts increasingly protectionist measures, top German diplomat Sigmar Gabriel has pledged to boost trade ties with China. Gabriel's remarks came as he met with his Chinese counterpart in Berlin.
Iran has insisted its satellite-bearing rocket did not violate the nuclear deal, but western nations disagree. They have said last month's launch was a 'threatening and provocative step.'
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