Representative John Lewis has spent his whole life fighting for civil rights in the US. In the future, he hopes to see a country at peace with itself.
Democrat Doug Jones has beaten Trump-backed Republican candidate Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate election. The result is a blow to Trump and reflects senior Republicans' fears over Moore's sexual harassment accusations.
The longest-serving congressman in the US, John Conyers, has left his leadership role due to a sexual harassment inquiry. Conyers "vehemently denies" the claims against him.
A congressional committee has released a trove of Russian-funded Facebook ads that were disseminated during the 2016 presidential election. DW looks at the politically divisive messages aimed at sowing discord in the US.
Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has been criticized for giving too much room to Islamists in Indonesia, but it seems the president is finally taking a decisive action. Rights groups fear that new measures could curb civil rights.
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