U.S. diplomats worry the president’s comments will set back relations. Others wonder why it took the “shithole” comment to get Washington to finally notice Africa.
Its survey of the world is mostly accurate, but the discussion of domestic policy falls flat.
Syria’s war isn’t over, but a growing number of German policymakers are trying to revoke asylum and send Syrians back home — against their will, if necessary.
Urban centers want a seat at the table, even if the White House doesn’t.
The White House’s ‘America First’ policymakers see little gain in setting the global rules for migration.
The Booker Prize nominee talks Trump, refugees, and truth.
Europe has managed to slow the flow of migrants, at least for now — but is undermining its most-cherished values in the process.
They’re migrants’ only chance of making it safely across the Sahara. They’re also outlaws engaged in a deadly game of cat and mouse with Niger’s military.
Europe is spending billions of dollars to jump-start Africa’s poorest economies. But that may just accelerate the exodus.
The human-smuggling route across the Sahara may have been the deadliest on Earth. Then the EU paid Niger’s army to shut it down — and made it even more treacherous.
Europe has been helping fight the country’s jihadis for years. Now it’s turning its sights on human smugglers.
An unprecedented wave of African migration is warping Europe’s politics and threatening its stability. Can the Continent respond without destroying its values and wreaking havoc in Africa? FP’s special investigation examines Europe’s desperate campaign to barricade itself — and the policies’ unintended consequences.