A German nursing home uses smells associated with the former Communist East to trigger memories in dementia patients.
Forced to flee then-East Prussia to Lithuania at the end of World War Two, these orphaned German children survived hunger, cold and the loss of identity. Their fate has remained long overlooked by the German government.
German political parties each have their stronghold. Germany's Left party dominates the Berlin district of Lichtenberg. 27 years after reunification, how much does the party rely on its East German past?
Ceremonies have been held in the German capital to mark the 64th anniversary of a people's rebellion in former East Germany. Scores died in the revolt.
This year, the Berlin Wall has been down for as long as it stood. But does the fact that so few physical traces of the old concrete border remain mean Germany is truly one? Tamsin Walker went in search of some answers.
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