Leipzig is the largest city in Eastern Germany's state of Saxony, 160 kilometers southwest of Berlin. Leipzig boasts a renovated historical city center.
Leipzig played a significant role in instigating the fall of communism in Eastern Europe, through demonstrations which took place in and around St. Nicholas Church. This is a compilation of DW Content referring to Leipzig.
The Bundesliga returns after the winter break this weekend and the title race is closer than ever — a welcome change. But it will be Bayern Munich, RB Leipzig or Borussia Dortmund who lift the Meisterschale in May?
The tripping of a police officer in Germany's eastern city of Leipzig during New Year's violence has resulted a conviction against a street artist. Clashes in a left-wing suburb led to a federal row over policing.
New Year's violence between left-wing extremists and police in Leipzig has triggered a political row. Attacks on officers have increased in recent years, but police unions have said the violence has "a new quality."
Third versus first in the Bundesliga proved as thrilling as anticipated. In one of the most entertaining games of the season, Dortmund will likely feel aggrieved that they were only able to come away with a point.
In the digital age, human and machines have further conjoined in new and complex ways. A new exhibition in Leipzig shows the effects of technical progress on humans since the beginning of the industrial revolution.