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.
Germany's lower house has met to debate its classification of the 1915 slaughter of Armenians by Ottoman Turks. An official draft is believed to refer to "genocide" indirectly, with opposition parties calling for more.
Cathedral bells have marked the end of a somber memorial service held in the western German city of Cologne to pay tribute to the 150 people killed in last month's Germanwings plane crash.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has traveled to Berlin for talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Yatsenyuk is looking to drum up support for Ukraine from Germany and the rest of the EU.
Turkey has recalled its ambassador to Vienna after Austrian lawmakers called the 1915 Ottoman massacre of Armenians "genocide." Many scholars and two dozen governments have recognized the 1915 killings as such.