Hundreds of Afghan refugees are stuck in an impromptu camp in the village of Idomeni on the Greek-Macedonian border. Many have paid thousands of Euros to smugglers to get this far, only to learn that western European countries will not take them in.
Since the closure of the Balkan route, many refugees who arrived on the shores of Greece are trapped in overcrowded camps without any prospects. A report from Fabian Pianka, who visited the Greek hotspot in Samos.
All talk, no action? Cooperative economic projects have been the hot topic as a conference between leaders from the EU and Western Balkan countries begins. But EU expansion in the region remains as elusive as ever.
A legal opinion presented to the EU's top court says mandatory quotas for the relocation of refugees across the bloc should stand. Hungary and Slovakia have challenged the EU measure, claiming it's illegal.
Who is Ai Weiwei? Following his arrest and surveillance in China, the artist now lives in Berlin where he is taking on European refugee policy. The DW documentary "Ai Weiwei Drifting" accompanied him for one year.
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