For three consecutive days, high-ranking diplomats, politicians and security experts from all over the world meet at the Munich Security Conference. DW spoke to one of the participants: Salil Shetty is the Secretary General of Amnesty International.
US President Trump and German Chancellor Merkel have never met. When they do for the first time they face the awkward task of having to overcome a barrage of unusually harsh criticism Trump levelled against his guest.
The White House has delayed releasing a new executive order to replace an initial ban on travel to the US by citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries. Some expect the new order to be similar to the last.
The discourse of international security has shifted as a result of populist rhetoric making its way to the world stage. But domestic politics shouldn't undermine norms regulating world affairs, writes DW's Lewis Sanders.
The rights group has reported 23 instances of torture committed by security officials. Tunisia's prime minister is to meet with Germany's Angela Merkel this week to discuss a deportation deal for rejected asylum-seekers.
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