US President Obama had a packed day in Berlin, climaxing in a speech to the German people.
Following Egypt's 2011 revolution, artists enjoyed a brief moment of unbridled freedom of expression. But as the political establishment shifted, so did the ways they maneuvered in society.
Athens has said Germany should pay nearly 279 billion euros in compensation for the Nazi occupation of the country. The claim comes as Greece faces demands from the IMF to introduce more pension cuts and raise taxes.
The Second World War ended in Berlin on May 2, 1945. At a commemoration event in the German capital, Foreign Minister Steinmeier has stressed that his country now has a special responsibility to promote world peace.
Armenians around the world are commemorating the 100th anniversary of an Ottoman massacre of up to 1.5 million people. The presidents of Russia and France joined hundreds of thousands of mourners in Yerevan.