Keyword: Joachim Gauck

French and German leaders commemorate 100th anniversary of World War One

Presidents Francois Hollande and Joachim Gauck laid wreathes at Hartmannswillerkopf to mark centenary of Germany's declaration of war.

French and German presidents mark SS massacre in Oradour-sur-Glane

The heads of state visited the ghost village in central France where, in June 1944, German troops slaughtered 642 people, including 207 children.

German president to make historic visit to French WW2 massacre town

Joachim Gauck will go to Oradour-sur-Glane where 642 people were massacred by Nazi soldiers in one of worst war-time atrocities in France.