It's been 20 years since East and West Germany reunified, but the terms "typically Ossi" and "typically Wessi" are still bandied about. We've selected some of the most common cliches.
German Bundesliga club Werder Bremen have released their head coach Robin Dutt, as well as other coaching staff. The former top club in the Bundesliga is currently placed last in the league.
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Which is the way forward for the eurozone - saving or spending? The clash of opinions continues, and the new EU commission is to come up with solutions where the Brussels summit failed to deliver, argues Bernd Riegert.