Interior Minister Seehofer has made the gesture ahead of EU talks on migration later this month.
An exclusive interview of Mr Yevhen Mahda, Institute of World Policy (Kyiv)
Interview with Andrey Kortunov, Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council
The incoming head of the European Commission, Ursual von der Leyen, looked forward to Europe becoming the world's first climate-neutral continent as she unveiled her proposed list of commissioners in Brussels today.
France, Germany, Britain and the European Union (EU) have issued a joint statement calling on Iran to work with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) after the UN's nuclear watchdog confirmed earlier this week that advanced centrifuges had been installed at a nuclear plant, the French Foreign Ministry said .
Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu briefed the government on Estonia's preparations for the possibility of the United Kingdom exiting the European Union without an agreement.
The European Union and Russian influence in Central Asia are deeply different.
Lithuania is working with the European Union to establish a common policy not to recognise Russian passports issued in east Ukraine, currently controlled by Moscow-backed separatists, Vilnius said Tuesday (6 August).
From January 1, Moldova may be left without Russian gas, and Transnistria will have to part with its independence.
China and the European Union (EU) on Thursday agreed to continue safeguarding the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or the Iran nuclear deal, during a meeting here Thursday between Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and European Union (EU) High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini.