European Council President Donald Tusk has been in office for one year. The former Polish prime minister still experiences problems in his new role and is often silent instead of setting the tone. Bernd Riegert reports.
Authorities have detained refugees who were allegedly preparing to sail to Greece, Turkish officials say. The sweep came just hours after the EU promised to give Turkey billions to stem the migrant crisis.
The domestic policy spokesman for Germany's conservative parliamentary parties can imagine a scenario in which authorities turn back refugees at the border. The timing of his comments is presumably not coincidental.
The ruling coalition in Kosovo has barred the opposition from attending a parliamentary session, after opposition hardliners activated tear gas in the chamber. The government critics urged people to join street protests.
A court in Belfast has upheld a legal challenge to the British territory's restrictive abortion laws. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK where the procedure is banned.
On murals and makeshift memorials, the French are responding to November’s deadly attacks in the French capital with graffiti, music and poetry - art that is helping a nation to heal. Elizabeth Bryant reports from Paris.
Turkey's prime minister has called for talks with Russia to prevent another downing of a jet along the border with Syria. He also criticized Russian sanctions as against mutual interests.
US President Barack Obama has joined French President Francois Hollande to pay his respects to the victims of the Paris attacks. He is in the French capital to attend the UN climate conference.
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Lauren Frayer explains the resurgence of Hemingway's "A Moveable Feast" in Paris following the attacks.
James Panichi of the news website Politico tells Helen Seeney what life is like in Brussels under siege.
DW looks at the special situation of refugees from this region.