For decades, Berlin was a city of spies. Several Hollywod spy films were shot here. It 's a good place for an espionage museum. Some of the gadgets on display seem to come straight out of a James Bond film.
German serious crimes police arrested two alleged former Syrian secret service agents on charges of crimes against humanity committed in Syria. Both men are accused of torture, and one is also accused of murder.
At the official opening, Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed Germany's need for a "strong, efficient foreign intelligence agency." Hidden in the countryside for decades, the BND has finally arrived in the heart of Berlin.
A member of Russian protest group Pussy Riot has been released from a German hospital after recovering from a suspected poisoning. The activist says he's "convinced" he was targeted by Russia's secret service.
Euromaxx has taken a time journey through the history of Berlin. We wanted to know which city landmark is your favorite. You can see here if you have won our thank-you gift.
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