From the rise of Hitler and the Third Reich to the Wehrmacht and the Holocaust, DW takes a closer look at the darkest chapter in German history from 1939-1945.
South Korean corporate giant Samsung Group has said it will part with stakes in a number of affiliates. It said the sales would also help to make in-house governing structures more transparent in the future.
EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker is to present a new plan to the European Parliament that is aimed at reviving the EU economy. Instead of creating new debt, he wants to reallocate funds and lure private investors.
Representatives in the European Parliament received a harsh critique of the state of Europe from Pope Francis. Nevertheless, his speech in Strasbourg was a glowing appeal that awakened hope, says DW's Christoph Strack.