France's Sarkozy to hold talks with Merkel in Berlin
French President Nicolas Sarkozy will hold talks next week in Berlin with German Chancellor Angela Merkel ahead of a European Union summit on June 23 and 24, the German government said Friday.
The two leaders will meet on June 17 at 09H00 GMT and address a joint news conference at 1045 GMT.
Leaders at the summit are expected to discuss a new rescue package for debt-wracked Greece and Croatia's bid to join the bloc.
© 2011 AFP