Protesters prevented environment minister Barbara Hendricks leaving for climate talks in Paris by chaining themselves to the railway tracks in Frankfurt. She was traveling with 30 of her staff.
Macedonian police have used stun grenades and teargas to hold back migrants as work began on a new border fence. Tensions have been building over new entry restrictions for those not traveling from conflict "hotspots."
Israeli security vendors say interest in their products has picked up in Europe after the November 13 attacks in Paris. Can France really take lessons from Israel about ways to handle terror threats?
New border controls imposed ahead of upcoming climate talks in Paris have prevented people considered security risks from entering France. The controls were introduced just before the November 13 attacks in Paris.
Macedonian soldiers are strengthening a fence along the southern border with Greece to prevent illegal crossings. But a government spokesman said the border still remained open to refugees fleeing war.
President Francois Hollande spent a week searching for partners against terror. Though he was more successful than expected, only a coalition of the somewhat-willing exists for now, DW's Bernd Riegert writes.
As France paid homage to the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks, there are growing fears of a rollback of French freedoms and rights. Elizabeth Bryant reports from Paris.
In Greece, a corruption trial against former Siemens executives and others employed by the corporation has gotten off to a slow start. The defendants have been accused of bribery and money laundering.
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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.