Ice cream to GDR farm chic – seven days in pics

Ice cream to GDR farm chic – seven days in pics

From spring sunshine and GDR propaganda to diplomatic deep freezes, rock comebacks and legendary lockups, The Local brings you the best photos from this week in Germany.

Gas blasts to polar bears – seven days in pics

Gas blasts to polar bears – seven days in pics

Spring, strikes and treasure: in pictures

Spring, strikes and treasure: in pictures

Monkeys, mischief and marches – in pictures

Monkeys, mischief and marches – in pictures

Satire, scandal, soldiers – the week in pictures

Satire, scandal, soldiers – the week in pictures

From bishops to battles – seven days in pics

From bishops to battles – seven days in pics