1919: Germans take war machines apart outside Berlin. Under the terms of the Treaty of Versailles Germany was required to disarm. This tank is in fact a British tank, captured and put into service by the Germans. Photograph:  Hulton Archive/Getty Images

“German economic life is to be annihilated . . . It amounts to the denial of the people’s right to existence.” (German foreign minister Count Brockdor(...)

The Borussia Dortmund team bus after an explosion before the game European Champions League quarter-final against AS Monaco. Photograph: Reuters

The munitions used in the attack on the bus of soccer team Borussia Dortmund may have come from supplies belonging to the German armed forces, a newsp(...)