As the euro crisis continues to plague Greece, the country has demanded reparations for World War II from Germany's federal government. Policymakers in Berlin balked at the demand, leading a German couple to take the initiative themselves.
A refugee who was fitted with an electronic ankle tag monitor following violent behavior has been barred from Germany after leaving the country. Police had dropped an investigation into whether the man posed a threat.
As the COP23 climate change summit kicks off, African participants are working to ensure their voices are heard, amid fears that the so-called "Trump effect" could make matters worse for developing states.
When hundreds of refugees camped out in Athens in 2015, the women's organization Melissa Network found itself at the forefront of the crisis. It has grown to become a thriving space for the empowerment of refugee women.
Poland's government is insisting that Germany pay reparations for crimes committed during the Second World War. During a recent visit to Warsaw, Dagmar Engel posed the question of how such demands should be handled.
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