On October 4, 1990, Helmut Kohl announced that it was in Hungary where "the first stone was knocked out of the wall." The first holes appeared in the Iron Curtain following an August picnic in Sopron.
Germany's surveillance of Turkey has damaged the trust between the two nations, Turkish experts say. An apology would be appropriate, they argue - but they don't really expect one.
In Berlin, getting involved in illegal things is like having an affair. You may get caught and the consequences could be terrible, but the danger associated with it makes it all more exciting, says DW's Lavinia Pitu.
Bayern Munich had a large representation in Germany's 2014 World Cup squad, so are the Bundesliga record champions largely the reason for Joachim Löw's success or is there more to it?
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