President Obama hosts State dinner for German Chancellor
POSTED: Tuesday, June 7, 2011 - 7:53am
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 7, 2011 - 7:54am
NBC NEWS — President Obama prepares to host a State dinner for the Chancellor of Germany.
Angela merkel and her husband will visit the White House for an official visit and State dinner.
President Obama and Chancellor Merkel will discuss a number of topics, including the Middle East and the war in Afghanistan.
This is the first official visit by a German Chancellor since 1995, when Helmut Kohl went to the White House.