Myanmar opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi has begun a three-day visit to the German capital. The iconic Myanmar opposition leader met with President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel.
German leaders have united in mourning former President Richard von Weizsäcker, who has died at the age of 94 in Berlin. Weizsäcker's stint as head of state saw the fall of the Berlin Wall and German reunification.
Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has met with Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Joachim Gauck in Berlin. The Nobel laureate will receive another award during her three-day trip to Germany.
Richard von Weizsäcker, who was West German, then German president from 1984 to 1994, has died at the age of 94. He was internationally respected as an integrative figure in German politics.
Angela Merkel is not known for her adventurous nature. But the German Chancellor has stepped inside a high security lab in Berlin - for its inauguration. Researchers there will work with highly contagious viruses.
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