A primary school class in Dortmund is working with a senior citizens home. Once a month, young and old get together. The meetings give the pupils valuable experience, and they're a welcome change for the senior citizens.
Starting elementary school is a big deal in Germany. It's a rite of passage - almost like graduation or a wedding. Parents invest lots to shower their first-grader with gifts. But what's with the obligatory paper cone?
A 17-year-old boy from Israel has been recorded dropping his pants at the site of a Nazi death camp of Majdanek. The youth, who traveled to Poland on a school trip, admitted to the incident when questioned by the police.
After calls for an independent probe, Saudi Arabia has said it will investigate whether it accidentally killed 40 children. It earlier defended the strike as a legitimate military action.
Even 23 years after the Battle of Vukovar, a divide remains between Croats and Serbs in the city. In school, children are separated according to their ethnicity. Srecko Matic visited the eastern Croatian city.
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