On World Refugee Day, the UNHCR says a record number of people have been displaced around the world.
The US has sharply reduced the cap on the number of refugees it will resettle. But officials say it is still much more generous than its allies.
Germany's conservative CDU/CSU parties have agreed on a guideline to limit migration to the country. While some call the move unconstitutional, experts say the proposal appears to be legal, though ethically questionable.
Among German Chancellor Merkel's biggest challenges to building a new coalition government with the Free Democrats and Greens will be migration and refugee policies. Migration fears helped push voters toward the AfD.
A Catholic relief organization has released a new report on the plight of refugees in Germany. The study, intended to push lawmakers into action, indicates that many newcomers to the country struggle to find employment.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version