Far-right AfD becomes ‘strongest force in state of Brandenburg’ for first time

Far-right AfD becomes ‘strongest force in state of Brandenburg’ for first time

Alternative for Germany is the strongest force in the east German state for the first time, according to a new poll. But the Greens are also on the up.

‘The wounds still hurt today’ despite progress: 28 years of German unity

‘The wounds still hurt today’ despite progress: 28 years of German unity

A portrait of Cottbus, the German town that stopped accepting refugees
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A portrait of Cottbus, the German town that stopped accepting refugees

East German boom town breaks populist, backward stereotypes

East German boom town breaks populist, backward stereotypes

Walls in their minds: East–West split remains

Walls in their minds: East–West split remains

German reunification bill hits €2,000,000,000,000

German reunification bill hits €2,000,000,000,000

Shrinking towns hang hopes on private schools

Shrinking towns hang hopes on private schools

Population flight from east Germany ends

Population flight from east Germany ends

East Germans return ‘home’ after moving west

East Germans return ‘home’ after moving west

Survey: Former East less trusting than former West

Survey: Former East less trusting than former West

Germany to continue subsidizing poorer east

Germany to continue subsidizing poorer east