The former Tempelhof airport in Berlin has been pressed into service as an accommodation center for migrants. In what was once the largest building in the world, tents have replaced aircraft. But even these vast hangars are getting crowded.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has met with the head of Libya's internationally recognized government, Fayez al-Sarraj. She said "there is still a lot to do" to improve migrant conditions in the country.
Europe’s refugee crisis and Islamist terror are putting a strain on one of the EU’s prestige projects. But is Germany’s decision to block free travel within the Schengen zone justified? Anthee Carassava reports.
Germany has officially inaugurated a new high-speed rail route between the two German cities, slashing travel time to four hours from six. Steven Beardsley was aboard one of the first two ceremonial trains.
Germany's flagship carrier has reportedly addressed EU competition concerns over its planned takeover of insolvent rival Air Berlin, offering to give up a substantial number of airport starting and landing slots.
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