Latest Stories Tagged: Germany

Global Politics

Remembering East Germany

Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, young Germans don't give a lot of thought to what was once known as the GDR or East Germany. Few know much about a state that vanished before they were even born. Susan Stone reports from Berlin.

Global Politics

A return to the East German border

Next week is the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. There was an even deadlier part of the border between East and West Germany: Travemunde, West Germany. Gerry Hadden returns to explore the region's past, present and future.

Global Politics

Owning a piece of the Berlin Wall

Twenty years ago, the wall that divided East and West Berlin came down in dramatic fashion. Since that time, the Berlin Wall has been broken up. Former Berlin resident Juliane Camfield tells Alex Gallafent she could never own a piece of the wall.

Global Politics

H1N1 flu shot ambivalence in Europe

US health authorities are encouraging Americans to get their H1N1 flu shot. Authorities in Europe are less enthusiastic. And Europeans are losing interest. Many people in Germany and Spain are reluctant to get a vaccination. Gerry Hadden reports.

Conflict & Justice

Nazi deserters pardoned

This month Germany overturned the sentences of tens of thousands of German soldiers convicted of treason during World War II. The World's Gerry Hadden met one of Germany's three surviving Nazi traitors and has his story.