Federal Chancellor Scholz pledged that the state would keep its promises made to the citizens. “We will not leave anyone to fend for themselves when it comes to the various severe challenges we are currently faced with,” said Scholz in his government statement in the Bundestag. He also announced that the efforts to modernise Germany would continue.
Germany and Italy have adopted a plan of action, aiming to deepen their collaboration in five key areas. During the intergovernmental consultations, Federal Chancellor Scholz and Prime Minister Meloni welcomed the news that Israeli hostages had been released and affirmed their diplomatic support in the Middle East conflict as well as for Ukraine.
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As Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz explained, Germany's position is very clear: we will continue to support Ukraine "for as long as necessary". Since Russia invaded Ukraine on 24 February 2022, Germany has sent just under 24 billion euros to Ukraine in humanitarian aid, direct payments, and weapons.
Solidarity and deep friendship with Ukraine – this was the message from Federal Defence Minister Pistorius at Maidan Square in Kyiv, where he commemorated the “Heroes of the Maidan”. Federal Chancellor Scholz described the Maidan as a symbol of freedom, democracy and sovereignty.
More private investment and closer cooperation in the field of energy and hydrogen in particular: Federal Chancellor Scholz calls for greater business cooperation with Africa. The neighbouring continent was “the partner of our choice” said Scholz at the start of the 2023 G20 Compact with Africa Conference in the Chancellery.