Franco-German Treaty of Aachen

On the occasion of the 56th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, on 22 January 2019, President Emmanuel Macron and Chancellor Angela Merkel, signed in Aachen, a new Franco-German treaty on cooperation and integration.

The treaty’s ratification bill was approved by the French Senate on 3 July and was adopted in a public session of the National Assembly on 8 October 2019. On the German side, the bill was adopted by the Bundestag on 26 September and the final reading at the Bundesrat is scheduled for 8 November.

Consult the text of the Treaty of Aachen