High-quality shoes may not be the first thing you think of when Budapest comes to mind, but think again! The Hungarian capital is putting itself on the map when it comes to fashionable footwear.
A Hungarian court has upheld a terrorism charge against a Syrian for his role in a border riot three years ago. The verdict comes amid strained relations between Budapest and Brussels over human rights issues.
The Hungarian premier has told EU lawmakers that Brussels' actions against Budapest "violate the EU treaty." Viktor Orban is facing pressure to correct measures that have undermined "fundamental values" of the EU.
For more than a decade, the iconic ruby-red slippers worn by Dorothy had been missing. But that changed when local police in Minnesota teamed up with the FBI to investigate an extortion scheme against the shoes' owners.
Syria's offensive to retake the last rebel stronghold of Idlib has been averted, for now. Nevertheless, many refugees still fear for their safety. DW's Julia Hahn reports from the Turkish border town of Reyhanli.
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