Shortly after baby Angela's first birthday, her parent's asylum application was denied. But the family won't get deported. The Syrian family had named her daughter after Germany's chancellor out of gratitude.
The legal basis for Angela Merkel's 2015 decision to open borders to a group of refugees hasn't been clarified, the Bundestag has concluded. The report is a minor disturbance in the chancellor's serene re-election bid.
Other world leaders congratulated Chancellor Merkel on winning the election at the start of the week. The US president took four days to offer his congratulations.
When hundreds of thousands of refugees made their way into Europe in August and September 2015, German Chancellor Angela Merkel decided to engage in an open-door policy toward the newcomers. What's happened since then?
Germany has resumed deportations of rejected asylum seekers to Kabul, reviving the heated debate over the security situation in Afghanistan. InfoMigrants looks at the current developments.
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