Rockensussra in Thüringen is home to a scrap yard for military tanks. 15,000 of them have been dismantled here since 1992. Two thirds of the scrap metal is recycled - to make knives, for example.
Future members of the Red Army Faction committed their first known attack on April 2, 1968, when two Frankfurt department stores were hit with arson. The RAF dissolved in 1998, but many questions are still unanswered.
The Trump team is prepared to sell weapons worth $47 million to Ukraine, which has been fighting Russia since 2014. While Ukraine has said the weapons would be used defensively, Moscow said they would encourage force.
Russian armed forces provide Moscow with clear military superiority in the post-Soviet region, despite Russia's troops not being able to match the whole of NATO. The Kremlin is busy modernizing its army, experts told DW.
The German military is under-equipped to take on its upcoming role as leader of NATO's anti-Russian defense force, a leaked document shows. Opposition politicians say the defense minister is to blame.
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