Myanmar opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi has begun a three-day visit to the German capital. The iconic Myanmar opposition leader met with President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Myanmar's ruling party chief has been ousted from his post in a dramatic move ahead of the upcoming polls. It's no coup, but still a major setback for the nation's democratic development, writes DW's Rodion Ebbighausen.
German head of state Joachim Gauck has praised volunteers for showing the positive face of Germany while on a visit to a refugee home in Berlin. It follows two xenophobic-related incidents the previous night.
Far-right protesters have jeered German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she arrived at a refugee center in Heidenau. Merkel had previously criticized the xenophobic protests against migrants in this small town.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has paid a visit to one of the poorest neighborhoods in Germany. Its residents did not seem altogether convinced that such a quick pit stop would really help their struggling district.