BERLIN (ANA/F. Karaviti) German Chancellor Angela Merkel late Friday expressed her satisfaction over the agreement with Greece for the migration issue.

"I am happy that the negotiations, which we have watched very closely, are now essentially concluded and the fact that we can start our action in this sector. This is exactly the spirit we had anticipated with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the European Council" she stated adding that "it is good we reached an agreement on this issue".