Political relations Germany established diplomatic relations with Latvia on 28 August 1991, soon after the country regained its independence on 21 August 1991. Bilateral relations are close and…
Minister Heiko Maas meets his colleagues from Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania in Hamburg
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas pledged Germany’s support in the Baltic region during a visit by his counterpart Edgars Rinkēvičs. Both countries intend to be a driving force for “Europe United”.
Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are important voices for a strong Europe. In talks with the Foreign Ministers of the three Baltic states, Foreign Minister Maas emphasised that they could continue to count on Germany also in the future.
Minister of State Maria Böhmer invited the Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Parliamentary Friendship Group for Relations with the Baltic States to a dinner at Villa Borsig.