Germany and Italy have agreed to work nearer collectively within the fields of power, expertise, local weather safety, safety and cultural cooperation amongst different points
ByThe Related Press
November 22, 2023, 1:06 PM
BERLIN — BERLIN (AP) — Germany and Italy agreed Wednesday to work nearer collectively within the fields of power, expertise, local weather safety, safety and cultural cooperation amongst different points.
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Italian Premier Giorgia Meloni signed an “motion plan” in Berlin after a gathering of prime officers from each international locations and the 2 leaders’ participation earlier within the day in a digital G20 summit.
The motion plan will result in new cooperation tasks and create new codecs for cooperation, Scholz mentioned, particularly mentioning stronger cooperation within the subject of power to make sure long-term safety of provide for fuel and hydrogen.
Scholz additionally introduced the development of a brand new pipeline throughout the Alps.
“We agree that we need to broaden our power cooperation in an effort to strengthen long-term provide, safety and transformation,” the chancellor mentioned.
“With a brand new pipeline throughout the Alps, we need to enhance the safety of provide of each our international locations,” Scholz added. “On the identical time, we need to shortly conclude a German-Italian fuel and solidarity settlement.”