FOTOSTRECKEN INTERNATIONAL
July 03, 2015

Photo Gallery: The Baltic Question

The Baltic states view themselves as being at the front lines in a new East-West conflict. But even with large Russian minority populations, its difficult to envision a Ukraine-style conflict taking shape in Lithania, Latvia or Estonia. more...

Photo Gallery: Tsipras' Divided Nation

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has led his country into chaos. Divisions in Greek society are growing and Sunday's referendum may not be enough to pull the country back from the brink. more...

Photo Gallery: A Fateful Weekend for Greece

German Chancellor Angela Merkel relishes her reputation as queen of Europe. But she seems not to know how to use her power. One contributor to the current chaos in Greece is Merkel's inability to take a stand. more...

July 01, 2015

Photo Gallery: State of Tyranny

Eighty lashes of the whip for alcohol. Amputation for theft. Crucifiction for robbery. These are only a few of the draconian punishments employed by the Islamic State, according to documents and the testimony of witnesses obtained by SPIEGEL. more...

June 26, 2015

Photo Gallery: Looking to Brussels from Athens

People in Greece have been looking to Brussels this week with a mixture of fear, hope and trepidation. The deadline for a deal is approaching, and nobody knows what might happen if one isn't reached. more...

June 23, 2015

Photo Gallery: The EU's Migration Quagmire

When 800 refugees drowned on their way to Europe this April, leaders promised to act. Just over two months later, the EU's attempts at real reform have all but failed -- and thrown up some dark moral questions. more...

Photo Gallery: Female Emancipation in Saudi Arabia

Young woman in Saudi Arabia are trying in various ways to overcome the barriers their country has placed before them. more...

June 19, 2015

Photo Gallery: A New Arms Race

American leaders are once again talking about stationing nuclear warheads in Europe. But German leaders are worried about the arms' impact on Russia -- and on European public opinion. more...

Photo Gallery: New Beginnings

Saudi Arabia is a kingdom of contradictions, a partner of the West but a country with a terrible human rights record, particularly with regards to women. Will the country's new King Salman resolve these contradictions? more...

June 16, 2015

Photo Gallery: Going for Gold

IOC president Thomas Bach talked to SPIEGEL about the social responsibilities of the Olympic Games, Hamburg's bid to host the 2024 Games and the new events making their Olympic debuts. more...