Press freedom remains under threat in Turkey and skepticism towards EU membership is growing.
Leading Christian Democrats are warning their colleagues not to call Germany's participation in the UN's Global Compact for Migration into question. Jens Spahn and other CDU members have gone rogue on asylum policy.
Germany is worried about Turkey’s economic stability but not enough to offer financial aid. Yet German support could be just the tool to keep Recep Tayyip Erdogan from turning his back on the EU, writes DW’s Seda Serdar.
Albania is reportedly open to hosting reception centers for individuals seeking asylum in the EU. The plan could help keep embattled German Chancellor Angela Merkel in power and placate her hard-line interior minister.
On Sunday morning, in almost all of Europe the clocks will be set back one hour. It could be the last period of winter's standard time in the EU. Good riddance, says DW's Ralf Bosen.
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