The Franco-German Ministerial Council

Looking back at the Franco-German Ministerial Council on 13 July, Nicole Koenig and Ronja Kempin (SWP) draw a mixed conclusion in an op-ed forTagesspiegel Causa. While a number of common defense initiatives has been launched, the two countries remain partly at odds on monetary, economic and migration issues. If Merkel and Macron want to create a real European momentum, they will have to pursue Franco-German projects with more vigour in the future.

You can find the article in German here.