While some activists protested German Chancellor Angela Merkel's policy of open-doors toward migrants, others campaigned against racism and discrimination in the country.
For each military vehicle that is accepted into service, there are often roughly ten others that never proved to be either effective or economically viable. However, they are not usually "born" in vain – some of them are later used for the development of new generations of weapons. Sputnik has gathered five such examples from Russian history.
Earlier in the day, The Washington Post reported that a US delegation, led by former special representative for North Korea policy Sung Kim, arrived in North Korea.
Rope-walker Rasul Abakarov, on the night to May 27, walked on a tightrope in Saint Petersburg as the city celebrated its 315th anniversary.
The famous entrepreneur has recently been at odds with the media due to negative coverage following accidents involving Tesla's driverless car and delays to the Model 3 project.
After the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and its decision to re-impose sanctions, business cooperation with the Islamic Republic is becoming more and more difficult for European firms.
As the German right-wing party "Alternative for Germany" (AfD) is suing the country's Chancellor Angela Merkel over a possible violation of the country's constitution, Sputnik discussed the issue with the party's MP and lawyer Stephan Brandner.
The German army has more problems than previously reported, as the country's defense minister, Ursula von der Leyen, had allegedly tried to hide the malfunctions of the military equipment, according to reports.
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