Foreign Ministers Maas and Le Drian welcome Joe Biden's presidency

Joe Biden, about dts
Joe Biden, about dts
The Foreign Ministers of France and Germany, Jean-Yves Le Drian and Heiko Maas (SPD), jointly welcomed Joe Biden's upcoming presidency.

There are no better, closer and more natural partners than the USA and Europe, write the two foreign ministers in a guest article for “Zeit-Online”. According to the foreign ministers, greater transatlantic unity would again be possible under the future US president.

You advocate strengthening multilateralism and the rule-based order together with the Americans. Despite all the conflicts that exist with the USA, for example over tariffs or sanctions, a transatlantic New Deal would be needed in view of the worsened world situation.