The trauma of German war survivors was long a taboo subject. Now survivors of the Allied Forces' Operation Gomorrah that saw tens of thousands killed in Hamburg, open up about their experiences.
Africa is high on the agenda at the G-20 summit in Germany but Angela Merkel will have a tough time keeping it there amidst all the other pressing issues, says Tanzanian political commentator Jenerali Ulimwengu.
A decade in the making, the bold, architecturally striking Museum of the Second World War finally opens in Gdansk - but its view of history is being challenged.
Classical music's greatest hit, being performed Friday at the G20, has a political dimension. If the 20 world leaders listen closely they'll hear the subtext - probably exactly as Chancellor Angela Merkel intended.
Campaigns across Germany aim to prevent a political shift to the right by courting young voters. The country’s youth - when they do vote - are not shying from populist politics.
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