A new poll shows German public opinion is strongly against an attack on Syria. If a US-led strike does go ahead, Germany's role would likely be limited - and logistical rather than offensive.
A face-off between Syrian, Israeli and Iranian soldiers sounds apocalyptic, but this battlefield is a friendly one. The fourth International Army Games see real-life foes do battle in 28 events across five nations.
Germany is trying to boost cyberdefense with the Bundeswehr's Cyber and Information Domain Service (CIDS), against the background of rising numbers of cyberattacks as well as funding and recruitment challenges.
Two migrants have been found dead in a Croatian forest, apparent victims of a landslide. The men are thought to have been traveling through Bosnia, where authorities say 4,000 migrants are waiting to enter the EU.
Turkish authorities branded a former high-ranking NATO officer a "terrorist" and imprisoned him. After escaping back to Brussels, he told DW's Teri Schultz that staying silent about what he saw is no longer an option.
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