Minister of State for Europe Michael Roth met his counterparts from Poland and France in Lens, France. They reaffirmed their common goals in the area of climate policy, the rule of law, EU enlargement and a social Europe in a joint statement.
During her visit to Poland for the events to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War, Minister of State Müntefering is promoting projects with young people designed to encourage examination of the past.
To this day, the suppression of the uprising is a symbol of the unimaginable crimes committed by the Germans and of the Polish nation’s desire for freedom. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is travelling to Poland today to attend the ceremonies of remembrance marking the 75th anniversary of the uprising.
More participants than ever before came to the 19th German Polish Forum to discuss the future of Europe
The Treaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Poland on Good Neighbourliness, Friendship and Cooperation of 17 June 1991 forms the basis and framework for the intensive political dialogue and intersocietal contacts between the two countries.