Berlin, March 4: German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet US President Donald Trump on March 14, the German government confirmed on Friday. Merkel-Trump meeting, German government spokesman Steffen Seibert said “we do not deny it”, adding more details will be given at “appropriate time”.
The White House on Friday also confirmed the visit. It will be Merkel’s first trip to the US after Trump took office. Trump, during his election campaign, had publicly criticised Merkel and Germany’s refugee policy as a “catastrophic failure” and “chaos”.