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Source: DW

German lawmakers agree to mini-parliament with France

Today 08:05 GMT

German parliamentarians have approved a new assembly of German and French lawmakers to deepen ties between the two countries.

Following their French colleagues, Germany's Bundestag parliament voted on Wednesday to create a 100-seat assembly of French and German lawmakers. The 50 German and 50 French deputies are to meet twice a year to discuss "proposals which concern issues of Franco-German relations."

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