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Migrant crisis haunts EU three years after Merkel's fateful call

Sep 2, 2018

Migrant crisis haunts EU three years after Merkel's fateful call

German Chancellor Angela Merkel won accolades for her stunning call on Sept. 4, 2015, to keep open Germany's doors to hundreds of thousands of asylum-seekers, many fleeing war-torn Syria or Iraq. Three years on, scenes of far-right protesters chasing down foreigners in a German city ...

Poland totals World War II occupation's cost amid Germany claim talk

Sep 1, 2018

Poland totals World War II occupation's cost amid Germany claim talk

A parliamentary commission in Poland reported Friday that the country lost more than 5 million citizens and over $54 billion dollars (€46.6 billion) worth of assets under its Nazi German occupation during World War II. The commission announced the numbers as part of the current ...

Germany reels as far-right 'mobs' go on rampage

Aug 28, 2018

Germany reels as far-right 'mobs' go on rampage

Germany was reeling Tuesday as xenophobia reared its head with far-right protests degenerating into attacks against foreign-looking people, adding fuel to an already explosive debate over migrants. After Sunday's fatal stabbing of a German man, 35, allegedly by a Syrian and an Iraqi, thousands of ...

U.S. deports former Nazi camp guard, 95, to Germany

/ Aug 21, 2018

U.S. deports former Nazi camp guard, 95, to Germany

The last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation from the U.S. was taken from his New York City home and spirited early Tuesday morning to Germany, the White House said. The deportation of the 95-year-old former concentration camp guard, Jakiw Palij, came 25 years after ...