.@POTUS: "I want to thank the Chancellor for her leadership in supporting NATO and its efforts in Afghanistan."

Fox News travels to North Korean border with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. @PressSec says told Brits he "just reiterated the fact that we were just simply reading media accounts. That’s it." .@wikileaks: Obama NSA and CIA intercepts of German Chancellor Angela Merkel (archive) Trump to Merkel, when asked about wiretapping claims: 'At least we have something in common, perhaps.'Merkel tells @realDonaldTrump Germany will live up to its promise to spend more on defence, but stresses that security is about much moreMerkel: US-EU trade deal with was not always popular in Germany, there were fewer protests against TTIP in the USn than in Europe[email protected]: “At least we have something in common perhaps” (with Merkel) on wiretapping. Trump: I would say the negotiators for Germany have done better than negotiators for the US. "We don't want victory, we want fairness"Merkel: We have not yet discussed economic issues at length, but "these are always stories where there are two sides of the coin"Trump: "I am not an isolationist, I am free trader, but I am also a fair trader."[email protected]: “The press has covered it really inaccurately,” says of @GOP #healthcare plan. Merkel: We are a big supporter of free trade, it has to be a win-win situation for allMerkel: Glad that Trump has committed himself to attend G20 meeting in Germany this summerMerkel: "On the one hand we want to see a sovereign Ukraine, but we also would like to improve our relations with Russia"Merkel: Germany owes a great deal to the USA. The economic success of Germany was made possible by the Marshall Plan Trump: Close friendship between US and Germany is built on shared values. Our alliance is the foundation of a hopeful futureMerkel: "It is much better to talk *with* each other than *about* each other"[email protected]: Friendship with Germany “built on our shared values.” Trump: "Millions of our hard working citizens have been left behind by international commerce."Trump: I also appreciate the Chancellor's leadership, along with the French president, to resolve the conflict in UkraineTrump: "Immigration is a privilege, not a right, and the safety of our citizens must come first"Trump: "Nations must pay what they owe" to the United States over NATO alliance.@POTUS: "I reiterated to Chancellor Merkel my strong support for NATO as well as the need for our NATO allies to pay their fair share." Trump: "A stronger America is in the interest, believe me, of the world as a whole.""Germany has done an incredible job training the employees and future employees & employing its manufacturing & industrial workforce."@POTUS Trump: "Our two nations share much in common".@POTUS: "It is a great honor to welcome you to the People's House, the White House. Our two nations share much in common." .@mschlapp: "These American CEOs are realizing that @POTUS is serious when he's asking them to consider changes." .@realDonaldTrump appears to ignore requests for a handshake with Angela Merkel during their first meetingNo handshake from Trump but a "friendly welcome" for Angela Merkel at the traditional Oval Office photo op

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25 March 2017
Fox News travels to North Korean border with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
.@wikileaks: Obama NSA and CIA intercepts of German Chancellor Angela Merkel (archive)
Trump to Merkel, when asked about wiretapping claims: 'At least we have something in common, perhaps.'
Merkel tells @realDonaldTrump Germany will live up to its promise to spend more on defence, but stresses that security is about much more
[email protected]: “At least we have something in common perhaps” (with Merkel) on wiretapping.
[email protected]: “The press has covered it really inaccurately,” says of @GOP #healthcare plan.
[email protected]: Friendship with Germany “built on our shared values.”
.@POTUS: "I reiterated to Chancellor Merkel my strong support for NATO as well as the need for our NATO allies to pay their fair share."
"Germany has done an incredible job training the employees and future employees & employing its manufacturing & industrial workforce."@POTUS
.@POTUS: "It is a great honor to welcome you to the People's House, the White House. Our two nations share much in common."
.@mschlapp: "These American CEOs are realizing that @POTUS is serious when he's asking them to consider changes."
.@realDonaldTrump appears to ignore requests for a handshake with Angela Merkel during their first meeting
No handshake from Trump but a "friendly welcome" for Angela Merkel at the traditional Oval Office photo op