57 years ago today, on the 13th August 1961, the first border fences were erected around the border of West Berlin, in what would quickly become the Berlin Wall. ...
The Local. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 17:06:48 +0200.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Berlin on August 18 for the second time in just over three months, her government says.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:39:24 +0000.
Berlin postcard: Tempelhof Field, a former airport that's had many functions in history, from Nazi camp to U.S. base, now hosts modular homes for migrants and fun recreational areas.
Martin Kaste. NPR. Sat, 11 Aug 2018 08:19:08 -0400.
The European Athletics Championships, which kicked off in Berlin on Monday, will be the strongest ever seen and will help bring the good times back to an ailing sport, according to European Athletics president Svein-Arne Hansen.
Reuters. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 17:29:37 -0400.
When Abid Ali risked his life in a rubber dinghy in 2015 as he fled Pakistan for Europe, he didn't think that three years later he would be making bags, backpacks and sneakers out of similar boats in a small workshop in Berlin. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 20:45:34 -0400.
German farmers intensified calls for around 1 billion euros ($1.17 billion) in special aid on Tuesday after crop damage from a drought and heatwave, but Berlin said it would wait for an August harvest report before making a decision. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:13:29 -0400.