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Merkel and von der Leyen met with the Vice-Presidents of the Commission, Margrethe Vestager, Valdis Dombrovskis and Frans Timmermans, High Representative Josep Borrell on behalf of the European Union, the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Ylva Johansson, and several Federal Ministers. The focus was on the Presidency's work programme. 

The subsequent press conference with Merkel and von der Leyen can be followed in the livestream, starting 16:30, in the the links below.