BREAKING NEWS

2009-11-06

World

Military forces in Afghanistan

Foreign troops are paying a heavy price for their involvement in Afghanistan. Last year, a record 294 soldiers lost their lives. This year the

Europe

EU top jobs

The chances of British Foreign Secretary David Miliband becoming the European Union’s foreign policy chief are improving. Italian Massimo

World

Europe's Afghan engagement

The foreign troop presence in Afghanistan may hit the headlines but reconstruction efforts are equally important for the country’s stability. The

World

Afghanistan: What next?

“We will keep trying our best to address the questions that we have facing Afghanistan and to make sure that the wishes of the Afghan people come

World

Berlin Wall memories

Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall and in the shadow of the Brandenburg Gate two men meet. Gunter Ziehe and Peter Daube share common

World

Escapes over the Berlin Wall

A part of the Berlin wall can still be seen in Bernauer Strasse. It was here that some of the early escapes from West to East took place. In the