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A stone decorated with the city arms of German city of Ludwigsburg... News PhotoBerlin,City,City Life,Diplomacy,Elysée Treaty,Females,Germany,Identity,Ludwigsburg,Partnership,Politics,Road,Sister,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA stone decorated with the city arms of German city of Ludwigsburg displays the names of its international sister cities on a road in Ludwigsburg, southwestern Germany, on January 16, 2013, as the partnership between Ludwigsburg and Montebeliard was the first German-French citypartnership, contracted in 1950, as part of the Elysee Treaty. A ceremony is planned for January 22 in Berlin with current French and German governments and parliaments to mark the signing of the Elysee treaty that formalised Franco-German cooperation. AFP PHOTO / THOMAS KIENZLE (Photo credit should read THOMAS KIENZLE/AFP/Getty Images)