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Awet Tesfaiesus moved to Germany as a refugee and is now a lawmaker | Photo: Felix Zahn/photothek/picture-alliance
Mohammad named his daughter after Angela Merkel | Photo: Oliver Pieper/DW
Germany supports Poland's decision to refuse to allow migrants to enter the EU | Photo: State Border Committee of the Republic of Belarus/TASS/dpa/Picture-alliance
Lukashenko is accused by the EU of orchestrating a migrant crisis in response to sanctions | Photo: Leonid Shcheglov/BelTA/AP/picture-alliance
Merkel looked back on her 16 years in office in the DW interview | Copyright: DW
Merkel has met with Polish PM Morawiecki but will not be meeting with President Andrzej Duda | Photo: Picture-alliance
Modamani describes Chancellor Merkel, with whom he posed for a selfie at a Berlin migrants shelter in September 2015, as a "hero" | Copyright: Anas Modamani
Some saw it coming, others were surprised: Germany is now trying to help people escape Afghanistan after a Taliban takeover | Photo: Picture-alliance/Marc Tessensohn/Bundeswehr
Thousands of people are already in refugee reception centers in Lithuania | Photo: Picture-alliance
Large numbers of Afghans have fled the approaching Taliban | Photo: Picture-alliance
From file: A training of German ISAF tropps with Afghan armed forces | Photo: Picture-alliance
In 2018, a political agreement in Germany to cap reunions for refugee families at 1,000 per month helped to secure Merkel's fourth term as chancellor | Photo: S. Kahnert/picture alliance