From human smuggling to forced labor, from skateboarding to the Peaceful Revolution, DW takes a closer look at the history and legacy of the former German Democratic Republic (GDR), known as East Germany.
Protests in favor of preservation of Istanbul's Gezi Park snowballed into a movement of resistance against Prime Minister Erdogan in 2013. The "spirit of Gezi" could play a key role in Turkey's parliamentary elections.
A US investigator has said he is "fairly confident" of further FIFA indictments. Despite an unraveling corruption controversy, organization members overwhelmingly re-elected President Sepp Blatter on Friday.
UEFA's head has congratulated the runner-up in the vote for FIFA president without mentioning the winner: Sepp Blatter. Jordan's Prince Ali bin al-Hussein dropped out of the running after losing the vote’s first round.