After months of political turmoil, conflict escalated into violence at the Macedonian Parliament when nationalist protesters broke through a police barrier and attacked lawmakers. Macedonia has been without a government since December.
As more and more ethnic groups in Ethiopia want regional autonomy, DW’s Ludger Schadomsky questions whether Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will be able hold the country together.
The EU has pledged €15 million in relief funding following an earthquake that killed 51 people and injured thousands. The Albanian prime minister is optimistic about further aid packages from the US and other countries.
French President Emmanuel Macron has been skeptical over the two nations' hopes to join the bloc. Icy relations between North Macedonia and Greece have thawed since the former agreed to add 'North' to its name.
The Albanian village of Thumane experienced the worst destruction in this week's earthquake. Residents there have celebrated rescues and mourned deaths as emergency crews search the rubble for survivors.
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