Refugee crisis

Refugee road to nowhere: the Western Balkans

The refugee crisis is placing a huge strain on the countries of the Western Balkans – the EU cannot afford for them to break

Explaining Germany’s refugee dilemma

Despite the heroic efforts of many volunteers and aid organisations, German capacities for refugee accommodation are at breaking point

Europe’s Entanglement with Asia Minor

The challenge of Syria could become an opportunity for Germany to define its position in the terms of a well-understood European interest

If Europe were a country

The Government would have convened Parliament to request extraordinary funds and approve emergency measures