Saxony is a landlocked federal state of Germany, bordering Poland and the Czech Republic.
The capital of Saxony is Dresden, and its largest city is Leipzig. Saxony has a population of 4.3 million people and several well-preserved historic towns. Located in the middle of a large, formerly all German-speaking part of Europe, the history of Saxony spans more than a millennium. This page collates recent DW content on Saxony.
Saxony Justice Minister Sebastian Gemkow has admitted that his department is in need of reform following terror suspect Jaber Albakr's suicide. This has sparked outrage in Germany and calls for Gemkow to step down.