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Germany Refugee Crisis: Family reunification slow for asylum seekers

In Germany a contentious freeze on asylum seekers being allowed to apply for family reunification has been lifted. Since 2016 many asylum seekers - particularly those escaping the Syrian civil war - have not been allowed to bring their immediate family into Germany. It was a policy designed to slow new arrivals and pacify Angela Merkel's conservative coalition partners as Simon McGregor-Wood reports.

Rabbis shelter African migrants

Rabbis shelter African migrants

Refugee Crisis: Romania dealing with rising migrant numbers

Refugee Crisis: Romania dealing with rising migrant numbers

2018 Review: Plight of Central American migrants explained

2018 Review: Plight of Central American migrants explained

Spain Asylum Protest: Match over Europe's strict migration policies

Spain Asylum Protest: Match over Europe's strict migration policies

Ukraine and Russia have exchanged prisoners, yet thousands remain captive

Ukraine and Russia have exchanged prisoners, yet thousands remain captive

UN: Almost 340M people in close to 70 countries will need aid

UN: Almost 340M people in close to 70 countries will need aid

US firm awarded $1.2B to produce weapons for Kiev

US firm awarded $1.2B to produce weapons for Kiev

Peru, Ecuador declare health emergency after bird flu outbreak

Peru, Ecuador declare health emergency after bird flu outbreak

New treatment hailed as major breakthrough in fighting Alzheimer’s

New treatment hailed as major breakthrough in fighting Alzheimer’s

Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin dies at the age of 96

Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin dies at the age of 96

NATO foreign ministers meet for a second day in Bucharest

NATO foreign ministers meet for a second day in Bucharest

Neglected Negev road cutting Bedouins off from school

Neglected Negev road cutting Bedouins off from school

Oath Keepers founder convicted of sedition for US Capitol riot

Oath Keepers founder convicted of sedition for US Capitol riot

Hawaii's Mauna Loa volcano erupts for the first time since 1984

Hawaii's Mauna Loa volcano erupts for the first time since 1984

NASA's Orion capsule breaks outer space record

NASA's Orion capsule breaks outer space record

World Cup matches give Tunisians something to smile about

World Cup matches give Tunisians something to smile about

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