Country: Europe

Hungary′s prime minister Viktor Orban (photo: Reuters/H.P. Bader)

Hungary and Islam

Defending Christendom

German soldiers in conversation with village dwellers near Kunduz in 2011 (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

After the Taliban attack on Kunduz

Lacking political vision

Kristin Helberg (photo: Jan Kulke/photoartberlin)

Kristin Helberg goes on record about the Syrian conflict


″We need an alternative to Assad″

Queen Noor al-Hussein of Jordan (photo: imago/i Images)

Eco-Islam: Noor al-Hussein speaks out

Islam, faith and climate change

A Syrian refugee in Berlin with an Angela Merkel placard (photo: DW/S. Amri)

The Arab view of the European refugee crisis

Ludicrous squabbling

Supporters of "Baergida", a Pegida offshoot, demonstrate on 15.06.2015. Their slogan 'Berlin patriots against the Islamisation of The Western World' in Berlin (photo: picture alliance/Geisler-Fotopress/M. Golejewski)

Non-fiction: ″Angst ums Abendland″ by Daniel Bax

The apocalyptics of the West

Salafists burn the French flag in front of the French Cultural Centre in Gaza (photo: AFP/Getty Images/M. Abed)

Jihadist youths

Is Islam a radicalising force?

Seattle from Kerry Park (photo: bala)

Islamic banking

Seattle's initiative has Muslims hopeful

Syrian refugees at the Serbian-Hungarian border (photo: Getty Images/AFP/E. Barukcic)

The Syrian exodus

"Stop Assad's bombs, then we'll go back"

Border control in Germany (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Impact of border controls in the EU

The European downward spiral

"Refugees welcome" placard (photo:

The EU's asylum and migration policy

Necessary migrants

Pater Mussie Zerai; Foto: Andrea Backhaus

Portrait of the refugee helper Father Zerai

"All these people want is a chance"

Refugees in Hungary hold up posters of Merkel (photo: Reuters/B. Szabo)

The responsibility of the wealthy in the refugee crisis

Plea for a refugee solidarity tax

The French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

Refugee crisis in Europe

The price of European indifference

Welcoming migrants at Munich railway station (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/N. Armer)

European refugee policy: a commentary

Europe needs common standards

Palestinians burn an image of President Assad (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

Civil war in Syria

First Assad, then "Islamic State"