The East Side Gallery is the most famous standing section of the Berlin Wall, there are other, less frequented remains of the structure.
People were once more afraid of God's watchful eye; now they fear the state. Three parallel Berlin exhibitions on surveillance reveal its humorous side. But perhaps we laugh because we're terrified.
After 10 years of planning, a monument to mark the German reunification finally got the green light to be built. But its divisive history will cast a long shadow over its upcoming construction.
Berlin's mayor has turned Reagan's famous Cold War plea to Gorbachev to tear the wall down into a plea for Trump not to build one. A proposed wall along the US-Mexico border has strained bilateral relations.
Berlin truck terrorist Anis Amri was the focus of eight prosecution teams in three German states before he murdered 12 people last December, says a Cologne newspaper. It cites findings by Germany's justice minister.
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