Political relations Political relations between Germany and Portugal are in a spirit of trust and characterised by numerous mutual visits and broad agreement on issues relating to European and…
Together with his counterparts from Slovenia and Portugal, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is launching the preparations for the Council Presidencies of the three countries in the EU, which are to be closely dovetailed.
Foreign Minister Maas wants to coordinate policy even closer with Lisbon.
Foreign Minister Santos of Portugal was in Berlin on Wednesday (27 April) for his first official visit. Talks focused on reforms in Portugal and the refugee situation.
Portuguese Foreign Minister Rui Machete came to Berlin for talks with Frank-Walter Steinmeier. The Ministers discussed Europe’s refugee policy.