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President of the Bundestag visited the Riksdag

1 March 2017 klockan 09.05

On 27 February, the Speaker Urban Ahlin received the President of the German Parliament (Bundestag) Norbert Lammert at the Riksdag.

 

The Speaker shows the Chamber to the President of the Bundestag.

The Speaker shows the Chamber to the President of the Bundestag. Photo: Ingemar Edfalk

In addition to the Speaker, the President of the Bundestag met members of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, the Committee on Justice and the Committee on European Union Affairs. Topics of discussion included migration, the future of the EU and the security situation in Europe. The Speaker of the Riksdag also hosted a dinner on Monday evening.


In addition to the programme at the Riksdag, the President of the Bundestag had an audience with the King and Queen and meetings with Minister for EU Affairs and Trade Ann Linde (Social Democratic Party) and with Minister for Justice and Migration Morgan Johansson (Social Democratic Party).