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Founded only five years ago, the Alternative for Germany has grown from a marginal party to a game-changer in federal and state politics -- and become ever more radical. Is it a testament to the strength of German democracy, or a threat to it? more...

Photo Gallery: No Brexit Deal, No Future?

With just 200 days left to go until Brexit, a failure to secure a deal in negotiations is looking like an increasingly possible scenario. This would be disastrous for the European Union and even worse for the British. more...

Photo Gallery: The Lasting Trauma of Family Separation

A mother and her six-year-old son fled to Texas from the violence in their homeland of Honduras. When they arrived, young Samir was ripped out of his mother's arms. Two months later, they found each other again, but something had changed. more...

Immigration: How to Solve Europe's Migration Crisis

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Photo Gallery: Has the Ugly German Returned?

In Chemnitz, refugees find themselves under threat by neo-Nazis and hooligans. Politicians have pledged to take a hard line against right-wing extremist violence, but look helpless nonetheless. Meanwhile, the right wing seems to have the upper hand in Saxony. more...

Photo Gallery: A Question of Identity

Integration and immigration are extremely controversial issues in the Germany of today. What do they say about the state of German identity? A handful of new books add fuel to the already blazing fire. more...