Serbia sees itself as both a victor and a victim of World War I - but not as a culprit. The country considers any blame placed on it as a distortion of facts. DW takes a look.
A million people died in East Africa alone during the First World War. Many Africans also fought in Europe, defending the interests of their colonial masters. Today, their sacrifice has been largely forgotten.
Although nostalgia is big business in Britain, the country has long struggled over how to remember World War I because of the huge loss of human life. As the centenary approaches, a war of words has broken out.