Photo Gallery: Civil Rights Activist to Become Next German President 02/20/2012
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Photo Gallery: China's Rise to the Top

The German economy has grown dependent on China in a development that is now coming back to haunt it. With a global trade war brewing, it will be impossible for the government in Berlin to please both Beijing and Washington. It's time for a new strategy. more...

Photo Gallery: Moral Swamp at the Swedish Academy

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Photo Gallery: Following the Royals

Arthur Edwards has spent over 40 years photographing the royal family for Britain's Sun newspaper. In an interview, he talks about his experiences and Prince Harry's wedding this weekend. more...

Photo Gallery: A Palestinian Village Chases Paradise

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Photo Gallery: A Saudi Prince Seeks a New Future

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Germany has always sought to maintain good relations with Moscow. But that has become more difficult in recent years. There are several points of conflict. more...