German Unity Day in pics: protests, parties and Pegida
Monday's celebration marking 26 years since Germany reunification was filled with music, light shows and reflective speeches - but also with far-right protesters calling for Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign. Here's a look at the day's events.
The sun begins to rise over Dresden,
which hosted this year's main national German Unity Day celebration. Each year a different city hosts the fest, with the Saxon capital in the former communist East Germany chosen for 2016.