BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:00 P.M.) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived at the Federal Chancellery in Berlin on Friday, to hold a meeting and joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Later in the day, Erdogan is set to fly to Cologne to inaugurate a newly built Mosque.
Erdogan is paying a three-day state visit to Germany, in an attempt to improve economic and political ties with the German government. It is the first of its kind since becoming president in 2014.
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