- German president visits massacre site in Greece Updated: Mar-07-14 1:56 pm
- German president seeks to visit Nazi massacre site Updated: Mar-05-14 12:39 pm
- Germany forgives half of Myanmar's debt Updated: Feb-11-14 11:10 am
LIGIADES, Greece - A visibly emotional German president apologized profoundly Friday for a massacre by German soldiers in a northwestern Greek village during World War II, at the end of a three-day visit that combined political talks with efforts to bring closure to wounds from the wartime German occupation.
ATHENS, Greece - Germany's president arrived in Athens Wednesday on a three-day visit that will include visiting the site where Nazi troops massacred dozens of people, in an attempt to ease anti-German sentiment stoked by Greece's financial crisis.
YANGON, Myanmar - Germany has signed an agreement to forgive half the 1.084 billion euro ($1.48 billion) debt it is owed by Myanmar, implementing a plan which Germany and other creditor nations accepted a year ago.