Hamburg's warehouse district was a major hub for the trade in Persian carpets. But business has been slow due to economic sanctions on Iran. However, carpet dealers expect that will soon change, opening up huge new markets for the exotic rugs.
Hamburg's warehouse district was a major hub for the trade in Persian carpets. But business has been slow due to economic sanctions on Iran.
US President Donald Trump has given his long-anticipated speech on Islam and terrorism in Riyadh. His words were appropriate and relevant, says Kersten Knipp - but he also swept crucial issues under the rug.
Anticipation over the clash of egos between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin reached fever pitch in the run-up to the G20 summit in Hamburg. Would it live up to expectations? Rob Mudge is left somewhat disappointed.
Ten American sailors have been released after overnight detention by Iran's Revolutionary Guard. Their two ships drifted into Iranian territory in the Persian Gulf.
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