It is the biggest trial on far-right extremism in Germany since World War II, centering on Beate Zschäpe and the National Socialist Underground (NSU) neo-Nazi group she allegedly co-founded. Authorities hold the group responsible for the murders of eight Turkish men, a Greek man and a policewoman. Aside from Zschäpe, another four defendants stand accused of having supported the right-wing terror cell.
The trial opened on Monday but was adjourned later in the day for a week after defense lawyers questioned the impartiality of the judges. Zschäpe's lawyers lodged the application after defense lawyers were searched for guns when entering the court while prosecutors were not.
Eight-time German champions Borussia Dortmund confirmed Thomas Tuchel as Jürgen Klopp' successor as of July. But is Tuchel, who has agreeded a three-year deal at Signal Iduna Park, up to reinvigorating the club?
Borussia Dortmund has named Thomas Tuchel as their new head coach. The former Mainz coach will succeed Jürgen Klopp at Signal Iduna Park next season on a three-year contract.
Observers say Finland's left-right government will be thrown out for a coalition that could include euroskeptics. The economy has been a major topic of the campaign.