White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki announced on Friday that the duo will meet on July 15, hosted by the United States.
The announcement that US President Joe Biden will host German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the second week of July to confirm deep bilateral relations was made on the first day of the G7 Summit held in the UK.
Since taking office, US President Joe Biden has hosted two world leaders at the White House. Biden, who hosted Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and South Korean Prime Minister Moon Jae-in at the White House, will be the third visitor of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Psaki said that Biden and Merkel will discuss close cooperation to combat the Covid-19 pandemic, climate change, promoting economic prosperity and international security based on shared democratic values.