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.
More than 2,000 competitors are in Berlin for the 14th European Maccabi Games. A symbolic flame was lit at the opening ceremony marking the start of the so-called "Jewish Olympics."
100 years after Germany gave up its colonial rule in Southwest Africa, there have been fresh calls for the German government to admit that genocide was committed against the Hereros and Nama in what is now Namibia.
Thousands of people lined up Wednesday to catch a glimpse of Queen Elizabeth during her state visit to Germany. They wanted to see the pomp, circumstance and Her Majesty’s trademark wave, if only for a second.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has arrived in Berlin for two days. Given Egypt's crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood opposition figures, the visit is seen as controversial by those who want to see reform in Egypt.