German chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Barack Obama.
In this picture publicly provided by the German Government's Press Office, German chancellor Angela Merkel, right, talks to US President Barack Obama at the chancellery in Berlin, Wednesday June 19, 2013. In background the German Parliament building, the Reichstag. On the second day of his visit to Germany, Obama met with German President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel before delivering a speech at Brandenburg Gate. ( (AP Photo/Steffen Kugler, Bundesregierung))