Andreas Erhard owns three watchtowers originally erected along the Iron Curtain by the East German army. He also invested extra money in cleaning them up. He sees the towers as living history, and has opened them up to the public.
More than 10 million people in Syria are in need of assistance. International aid organizations are doing their best to reduce suffering there - but armed opposition groups are hindering their work.
After its fall individual, pieces of the Berlin Wall became sought after as art and as collector’s items around the world. We'll be giving away three copies of a book which tells the stories of these pieces of the Wall.
Israel has vowed retribution for the murder of three Israeli teenagers near Hebron. And while the anger felt in the country is justifiable, a war with Palestine should be avoided at all costs, writes DW's Rainer Sollich.
China's first ministerial envoy to visit Taiwan since the end of the Chinese civil war was given a luke-warm welcome. Some protesters pelted his motorcade with paint.
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