Despite Berlin's backing of the Cyprus bailout, Germany remains divided over how to deal with the eurozone crisis
Not a day goes by without another mass demonstration in Kiev against President Viktor Yanukovych's regime. Opposition leader and heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko is keen to boost Ukraine's ties with the EU and has Germany behind him.
With Frankfurt one of the world's biggest Internet hubs, German intelligence inevitably plays a role in Western surveillance programs. Germany would like to become a member of the exclusive Five Eyes (FVEY) alliance of intelligence operations between the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. The group is reluctant to admit Germany - but happy to use its technology.
The Germans and Willy Brandt
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