As a Berlin-based political reporter at Politico (2015-2018), I covered Europe's migration crisis from its onset until it faded from the headlines and beyond:


Angela Merkel's neighborly plan for Africa. The German chancellor wants to boost investment in African countries in a bid to curb migration to Europe. (Politico, July 11, 2017)

Terminal test of Merkel’s migration mettle. A fight over the disused Tempelhof airport brings to surface political divisions in Germany. (Politico, February 29, 2016)

Jihadists for the kaiser. The arrival of Syrian refugees unearths the history of a World War I mosque, built for prisoners of war. (December 30, 2015)

Bavarians at the gate. The message from the front line: Germany can’t keep taking refugees. (November 20, 2015)

‘German, not Arabic!’. Germany faces a massive strain on its schools with the influx of refugee children. (September 18, 2015)




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