Merkel Has Been An 'outstanding Partner': Obama

Merkel has been an 'outstanding partner': Obama

BERLIN, , (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Nov, 2016 ) - US President Barack Obama lauded German Chancellor Angela Merkel as an "outstanding" international partner, saying she has shown integrity, truthfulness and a recognition that being a good leader also meant engaging with the world.

"All I can say is that Chancellor Merkel has been an outstanding partner, and Chancellor Merkel is perhaps the only leader left among our closest allies that was there when I arrived," he said, after talks with Merkel in his farewell tour of Europe.