Germany's defense minister has called for cutting back on troops in anti-terror operations, a paper reported. Another top politician said Chancellor Merkel should tell Germany why its soldiers should be in Afghanistan.
Merkel should explain why Germany should be in Afghanistan, Struck said
Like Struck, Defense Minister Jung thinks Germany should stay
Three German clubs came out smelling like roses, while the other lost in Monaco. The midweek action had no shortage of star performers on the Champions League first matchday. DW's Ross Dunbar picks his fabulous five.
Passions are running high as Scots prepare to decide whether to remain a part of the UK. With polls too close to call ahead of the referendum, each side says it's confident undecided voters will rally to their cause.
The US Federal Reserve is in no rush to tighten its monetary policy. It has renewed a pledge to keep interest rates low while the economy solidifies its recovery.