His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met Friday with German President Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier at the Presidential Palace of Bellevue in the capital, Berlin.
At the beginning of the meeting, the German president praised the Amir's visit, and the relations of the two countries, which are based on friendship, co-operation, mutual respect and common interests.

He expressed Germany's welcome of this visit, wishing His Highness and the accompanying delegation a good stay in Germany.
For his part, His Highness the Amir expressed his thanks and appreciation for the president's friendly feelings, which reflect the depth of friendship and exemplary relations that unite the two countries and peoples, expressing his satisfaction at the convergence of views between the two countries on issues of common interest.