FOTOSTRECKEN INTERNATIONAL
October 13, 2017

Photo Gallery: A Visit with Macron in the Élysée Palace

In a DER SPIEGEL interview, French President Emmanuel Macron talks about his first months in office, elaborates on his plans for Europe and discusses his developing relationship with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. more...

Photo Gallery: The Path to Power

Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz could become his country's next chancellor on Sunday. The politician is conservative and vain, but also adroit. What would the 31-year-old's election mean for the country? more...


October 12, 2017

Photo Gallery: Schulz's Failed Effort to Unseat Merkel

When he first announced his candidacy, Martin Schulz rocketed upward in the opinion polls. But his slide was just as dramatic. DER SPIEGEL was with him throughout and provides a unique look from the inside of his doomed effort to unseat Angela Merkel. more...

October 06, 2017

Photo Gallery: An Alleged Web of Bribery at Airbus

A potentially vast corruption scandal is threatening to overrun Airbus, with a Paris-based sales group suspected of having paid bribes around the world. German CEO Tom Enders is leading the clean-up effort, but documents reveal that he might not be as spotless as he claims. more...


October 05, 2017

Photo Gallery: Finalists for the Social Design Award 2017

How do we want to live in the future? The Social Design Award has selected a shortlist of urban development projects focusing on plants in the city. Now it's your turn to decide which finalist will receive the 2,500-euro audience award. more...

September 29, 2017

Photo Gallery: A Difficult Game of Coalition Poker

With the Social Democrats uninterested in governing with Angela Merkel, the chancellor is faced with the prospect of assembling a coalition involving four different political parties. The challenges are significant. more...


Photo Gallery: A Camp for Wives of IS Fighters

In 2013, a German student from Germany followed her husband to Syria to join Islamic State. Now the 29 year old is stuck in an Iraqi army camp for prisoners of war with her three children as she awaits her fate: either a return to Germany or draconian punishment. more...

September 26, 2017

Photo Gallery: The AfD Set to Enter the Bundestag

The populist Alternative for Germany will soon be entering the country's federal parliament, the Bundestag. It is a breakthrough for the far-right, and the end of an era. Now the question becomes: Should other lawmakers sideline them -- or will that just make the situation worse? more...


Photo Gallery: A Visit to AfD Country

The right-wing populist party Alternative for Germany raked in over 30 percent of the vote in many areas of the eastern state of Saxony. It is a region with few foreigners but plenty of anti-immigrant sentiment. Why? more...

Photo Gallery: Missed Opportunities

For weeks, the Brits and the Europeans have been talking at cross purposes in the Brexit negotiations. Prime Minister Theresa May gave a major speech in Florence last week, but the mistrust is still considerable. more...