Under the framework of further debt relief, Athens was given a 10-year extension on its loans and a deferral on repayment of interest and principle.
Financial and political stability in Turkey is critical to Europe. But EU leaders are finding it hard to help end an ongoing crisis in Turkey amid long-standing tensions with Ankara.
Germany's economy minister lashes out at US President Trump, slamming his global trade rows and efforts to "dictate" Europe's dealings with Iran through renewed US sanctions.
Berlin has concluded a deal with Madrid for Spain to take back migrants registered by Spanish authorities, as Germany seeks to curb new arrivals.
Lawmakers on the Bundestag's budget committee signed off on the 15-billion-euro (17.5-billion-dollar) payment in a special session during the summer holiday.
Germany's interior minister is pressing ahead with controversial plans to hold asylum seekers in centres until their right to stay is determined.