Have any Questions?


May 30, 2022 View:

French President Macron gives German Chancellor Merkel wine as birthday gift

According to German weekly Focus 21, July 17 is German Chancellor Angela Merkel's 66th birthday. On this day, she presided over the EU summit in Brussels as the chancellor of the EU Presidency.

Image from: Internet

The day the summit began, EU leaders have given Merkel birthday gifts, and these birthday gifts have their own meanings.

French President Emmanuel Macron and Luxembourg Prime Minister François Bertels sent their country"s specialties of white Burgundy wine and sparkling wine respectively, hoping Merkel would enjoy her birthday time. European Commission President von der Leyen gave her a box of Belgian chocolates, signifying a sweet life. Bulgarian Prime Minister Borisov sent a bottle of rose oil to Merkel, wishing her eternal youth and beauty.