Children's rights enjoy a high status in Norway. The child protection authority Barnevernet is obliged by law to act swiftly when it hears of children being neglected or abused. The agency has developed a reputation for being overzealous.
Norwegians have been quick to decline the offer from Donald Trump to move to the US. The president had said in less-than-polite terms that they would be more welcome than migrants from other American or African states.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day has been marked by ongoing criticisms of Donald Trump alleged comments about African countries and Haiti. Haitians and Trump supporters clashed close to the president's Mar-a-Lago retreat.
California Governor Jerry Brown has emerged as the default climate leader for the US. At the COP23 climate conference in Bonn, Brown tells DW's Environment Editor Sonya Diehn what it takes to beat Trump on climate.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and rival MP Geert Wilders shared starkly different visions for the Netherlands in their first debate. The discussion touched on the country's relations with Turkey and future in the EU.
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