Memoir writer Heribert Schwan published details from personal conversations with Helmut Kohl in a book. The former chancellor should receive one million euros in compensation. Does the money go to his widow?
A year after the fatal rampage in Trier, the city is still mourning. On the coming anniversary, relatives will commemorate the five fatalities in a service.
The Rhine near Karlsruhe remains closed for a distance of 30 kilometers. An excursion ship and a tanker got stuck at the beginning of the week, among other things because of the low water level.