In Lebanon, refugees make up 20 percent of the population. Germany's Goethe Institute has started running football camps, where refugee kids learn about football and sportsmanship. DW visited a camp in Beirut to see the institute's work in action.
For more than a decade, refugees have been playing football against each other in the League of the Camps in Beirut. What was once an all-Palestinian league has come to include many Syrians in recent years.
The Goethe-Institut, which promotes German language and culture abroad, is set to open in Armenia and Azerbaijan. In Europe, the organization seeks to address nationalism and integration.
Former football star George Weah stirred controversy when he chose ex-wife of war criminal Charles Taylor as his running mate. The presidential candidate gave DW his reasons in an exclusive interview.
Breitbart London has issued an apology after posting a picture of German footballer Lukas Podolski on an article about human trafficking gangs. The jet-ski photo was actually snapped during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
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