German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes French President Emmanuel Macron as he arrives at Meseberg Palace, northeastern Germany, on June 19, 2018, before holding a ministerial conference to coordinate European reform proposals ahead of the EU summit to take place from June 28 to 29, 2018. – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron to hammer out reforms that can stop the “disintegration” of the European Union, torn by populist forces and deep discord over immigration. (Photo by John MACDOUGALL / AFP) (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)