President Klaus Iohannis, welcomed by his German counterpart, Joachim Gauck, at the Bellevue Palace

President Klaus Iohannis, welcomed by his German counterpart, Joachim Gauck, at the Bellevue Palace

AGERPRES special correspondent, Florentina Peia, reports: President Klaus Iohannis on Thursday was received by his German counterpart, Joachim Gauck, at the Presidential Palace in Berlin.

As the Presidential Administration in Bucharest informs in a press release, among the topics they tackled during the meeting was the support Romania and Germany grant to each other within the European Union, their shared concern for stability and security in the current geopolitical context, the role played by the Saxon and Swabian minorities in Romania and that of the Romanian community in Germany, respectively, in keeping traditions and cultural values, and also they talked about their being co-chairs of the Foundation for Fortified Churches in Transylvania. More…