Europe

Situation on the Greek islands Germany to take in more refugees

The German government has decided to take in more asylum-seekers and individuals entitled to protection from the Greek islands. Federal Interior Minister Horst Seehofer described this as an "acceptable solution". Germany will also be seeking a further-reaching European solution. 

Chancellor Angela Merkel gives an online press conference with Charles Michel and Ursula von der Leyen.
Petra Sigmund