Barack Obama will make his Berlin speech in front of the Siegessäule landmark next week, his team has confirmed to the press.
Three mountain climbers from Bavaria who were kidnapped by Kurdish separatists while on holiday in Turkey 12 days ago, were freed Sunday lunchtime.
The Far Right extremist party the NPD is in the red for the first time in ten years, according to a report in this weekend’s weekly Der Spiegel.
Margot Honecker made her first official public appearance since the fall of the Berlin wall at the weekend – in Nicaragua to receive a medal.
British driver Lewis Hamilton laughed off rumours that he is about to join Ferrari and instead said he was hoping to deliver a one-two triumph for McLaren in Sunday’s German Grand Prix.
New soldiers will be sworn into the army in front of the Reichstag for the first time this evening, in a controversial ceremony which had put the country’s top politicians in a whirl of indecision as to whether to attend.