Photo Gallery: The Dutch Diva Football Culture 06/13/2012
More Current Photo Galleries

Photo Gallery: A Painful Exit from Brown Coal

Brown coal is bad for the environment, overloads the grid with cheap electricity and prevents Germany from developing its renewables sector. Yet an exit poses financial and political risks. more...

Photo Gallery: Germany in a Political Bind

With coalition talks having collapsed, the country and the continent are now wondering what happens next. Blame is being heaped on the FDP, but the party could end up suffering mightily. Germany and Europe, meanwhile, are the biggest losers. more...

Photo Gallery: Fighting for Political Survival

Defeated in the federal vote in September, Martin Schulz's next challenge is securing his reelection as the leader of the SPD. more...

Photo Gallery: A Trip Through Former East Germany

The Berlin Wall fell 28 years ago, but vast divisions remain by the former East and West of the country. In this fall's election, the right-wing nationalist Alternative for Germany party made massive inroads in the eastern states. Now many are asking: Why does the region lean towards xenophobia? more...

Photo Gallery: A Boomtown in War-Torn Yemen

The city of Marib in Yemen was long seen as an al-Qaida stronghold. But as the rest of the war-ravaged country descends ever deeper into chaos, it has become an unofficial capital with booming businesses and a popular university, a place poised between horror and hope. more...

Photo Gallery: A Coffee Renaissance

For decades, coffee was about as exciting as washing powder and detergent. But today it has become a lifestyle statement. The bean boom, though, hides the brutal economic realities behind coffee production. more...