Interviews, coverage and background stories on Germany and its relations to European countries.

A very special relationship

What links Germany and France – and why the two partners are sometimes entirely unable to understand what is happening in the neighbouring country.

Boundless courage

They risk their lives for their ideals: Fifteen strong women and men receive the Franco-German Prize for Human Rights and the Rule of Law.

Against hate and fear

Over 80 years separate Holocaust survivor Margot Friedlander and two school students from Berlin. What do they have to say to each other?

“A new dimension”

Gerhart Baum, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of the Interior in 1977, talks about his experiences during the German Autumn.