FOTOSTRECKEN INTERNATIONAL
May 24, 2018

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...

May 17, 2018

Photo Gallery: Moral Swamp at the Swedish Academy

The Swedish Academy will not be awarding a Nobel prize for literature this year. And a closer look at the swamp of scandal in Stockholm raises doubts as to whether the prize can ever be rehabilitated. more...


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...

May 15, 2018

Photo Gallery: A Palestinian Village Chases Paradise

The members of a large Palestinian clan dream of escaping Gaza and going back to their homeland, the village of Ni'ilya. For 70 years, they've been imagining this return to a place that no longer exists, except in their collective memories. more...


May 14, 2018

Photo Gallery: A Saudi Prince Seeks a New Future

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is determined to drag his country into modernity. While many of the reforms he has introduced have been broadly welcomed, he is demanding absolute obedience. more...

May 09, 2018

Points of Conflict in the German-Russian Relationship

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...


May 03, 2018

Photo Gallery: What Does It Mean to Be German?

The Bavarians want crosses in public buildings, German Jews want to be able to wear kippas in public without being attacked and Muslims would like more understanding for the headscarf. Germany's search for identity has turned religious. more...

April 23, 2018

Photo Gallery: Missing in Action

In recent months, Germany has been largely absent on the world stage as Chancellor Angela Merkel struggled for months to build a government. In the meantime, French President Emmanuel Macron has filled the void, turning him into Donald Trump's go-to man in Europe. more...


April 19, 2018

Photo Gallery: Germany's Changing Face and Myriad Problems

Many Germans no longer feel at home in their own country. They fear immigration is changing the republic for good. One in five people living here has immigrant roots and that figure continues to rise. Is Germany experiencing an identity crisis? more...

April 16, 2018

Photo Gallery: The People Shaping Macron's France

Nearly one year ago, Emmanuel Macron became the president of France. Since then, members of his En Marche movement have begun reimagining the world of French politics while governing the country at the same time. Can it work? more...