Understanding Europe

A migrant from Kosovo (left) at a counseling for voluntary return in Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa
The shipmaster is obliged to offer assistance to persons in distress at sea | Photo: picture alliance/SOS
Incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen: How might she shape the future migration policy of the EU? | Photo: EPA/Olivier Hoslet
An Afghan child standing infront of his family's tent in the Olive Grove I Photo: Aasim Saleem
A migrant from Kosovo (left) at a counseling for voluntary return in Germany | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa