Not many people escape tragedy twice in the same day, but luck was on Berlin lawyer Marc Schreiner's side as he fled the chaos that followed the blast at the airport in Brussels just in time to reach Maelbeek metro station as another bomb exploded.
Paris, Brussels, Berlin, Manchester and now another attack in Barcelona. European cities have been increasingly targeted by Islamist extremists in recent years.
Masoud Aqil was an Islamic State prisoner in Syria. After fleeing to Germany, the Kurdish journalist realized that IS terrorists were also in Europe, and he began to track them. Frank Hofmann has this exclusive for DW.
Just one ticket for all museums - that's the idea behind the Long Night of Museums. Invented 20 years ago in Berlin, the noctural museum festival has spread to many cities around the globe.
After a poor beginning, the German government has begun offering meaningful help to those affected by the Berlin Christmas market attack. But has the country really learned how to deal with any future such events?
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