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Stories with person: Joachim Gauck
  • German, Israeli presidents mark 50 years of diplomacy 
    Updated: May-11-15 11:34 am

    BERLIN - German President Joachim Gauck has met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin to mark 50 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries, saying that even though they disagree on some issues the countries are bound together by shared values.

  • Germans today see Nazi defeat as liberation 
    Updated: May-07-15 11:49 am

    BERLIN - Millions of Germans experienced the fall of Nazi Germany 70 years ago Friday as total defeat. Today, most Germans view it as liberation from 12 years of tyranny.

  • EU, German heads at funeral of former Polish FM Bartoszewski story has photos
    Updated: May-04-15 11:37 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, the former Auschwitz prisoner who helped save Jews from the Holocaust and later became Poland's foreign minister, was a joyful person who inspired deep respect, top European officials said in eulogies Monday at his state funeral in Warsaw.