Most Commented Stories Tagged: Germany


Comic relief for German politics

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with a one-of-a-kind candidate who is pretending to run for the German parliamentary election this September. His name is Horst Schlaemmer, who was created by comedian Hape Kerkeling and he's gaining some traction in the polls.


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.

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DJ Ipek

For today's Global Hit, we meet a Turkish-German DJ who recently went on a US tour organized by Los Angeles based BOA Events and supported by the German Embassy in Washington DC. Sasa Woodruff has the story.