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Men wait on the deck of a merchant ship after their arrival along with 470 migrants and refugees in the port of Palermo, Sicily after being rescued at sea off the Libyan coasts, on April 18, 2017. PHOTO: Alessandro Fucarini/AFP
Men wait on the deck of a merchant ship […]

The changing face of the Mediterranean migrant crisis

From waves of dinghies setting off from Libya to the appearance of privately-funded rescue ships, the face of the Mediterranean migration crisis has changed greatly over recent years.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a news conference after a meeting of both German conservative party's in the Bavarian state parliament in Munich, southern Germany, on May 22, 2017. Photo: Christof Stache / AFP
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends […]

Working poor of Germany’s rust belt desperate for change

Petra Vogel is exactly the kind of voter in the sights of Social Democrats set on unseating German Chancellor Angela Merkel in September's elections.