German Chancellor Olaf Scholz Photo AFP
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz / Photo: AFP

President Alberto Fernández arrived at 1:25 p.m. from Germany (8:25 a.m. from Argentina) to the city of Berlin, where he will meet with the German Foreign Minister, Olaf Scholz, as part of his second day of the European tour.

On a special Aerolineas Argentinas flight, Fernández and his entourage arrived at the Berlin-Brandenburg Willy Brandt airport, after passing through Spain, where he met with the President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sánchez, and with King Felipe VI of Borbón .

The meeting with Scholz is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. local time and an hour later there will be statements to the press by both.

Today’s meeting will be the first official meeting between the head of state and the Social Democratic leader after he replaced Angela Merkel as head of the German government months ago, although both met informally during the meeting they had at the last G20 summit. .

As he did on Tuesday with the President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sánchez, and will do so on Friday in Paris with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, Fernández seeks to hear first-hand from European leaders about the impact of the war in Ukraine is leaving in those countries in economic and commercial matters.

In that framework, will again offer the cooperation of Argentina to become a stable supplier of food and energy for the region.

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