With more and more people seeking asylum in Germany, accommodation is getting scarcer. In the southern city of Augsburg, a former retirement home has been converted into a hotel for both refugees and regular tourists.
Bracing for a record tourist season, Greece is trying to lure back travelers to islands hit hardest by the refugee crisis. In doing so, though, hoteliers are spurning bids by aid groups to rent rooms to refugees.
Hong Kong authorities have refused protection claims made by the group of refugees who sheltered Edward Snowden while he was hiding in the Asian city. The four adults and three children might soon face deportation.
The Maritim Hotel in Cologne is under fire for agreeing to host an event for the controversial anti-immigrant party Alternative for Germany. And the backlash is only growing stronger.
German federal prosecutors have taken control of an investigation into whether Vietnam conducted illegal espionage in Berlin. The probe relates to the alleged kidnapping of a Vietnamese businessman-turned-asylum seeker.
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