German Chancellor Merkel Visits Greece on Last Official Trip to Country

German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou on October 29, during the outgoing Chancellor’s last official visit to the country.

During a joint press conference, Mitsotakis reflected on Merkel’s 16 years in office and her relationship with Greece during the 10 years following the global financial crisis, according to a Google translation of his comments reported by Athens Voice.

Footage by Giorgos Christides shows Merkel leaving the Presidential Palace for the Prime Minister’s office, Maximos Mansion. Credit: Giorgos Christides via Storyful

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting