Andreas Erhard owns three watchtowers originally erected along the Iron Curtain by the East German army. He also invested extra money in cleaning them up. He sees the towers as living history, and has opened them up to the public.
Historically significant sites, from the East Side Gallery, to the Wall Museum, to Checkpoint Charlie, all offer lots of information and plenty of photo ops!
In Brussels, NATO ministers intend to finalize their biggest military buildup since the Cold War in response to Russia. The alliance is also inviting Montenegro to become its 29th member.
With a truce between the army and rebels in Syria close to unravelling, the list of abuses and potential war crimes on both sides appears to be growing longer. Tom Rollins reports.
On this week's Conflict Zone, Vladimir Chizhov, Russian ambassador to the EU, discusses the crisis in Ukraine, US missile defense and NATO expansion.
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