In France, as in other European countries, the most common interpretation of the right's surge is hostility toward immigrants, refugees and foreigners in general.
Nothing that happened from now on would destroy Dominga. She had flown with no wings, powered by a blessed cocoon.
Syrians, Iraqis, Afghans and other refuge-seekers are caught in a series of mouse-traps.
As the Rohingyas have fled Burma in often unseaworthy boats, they have found themselves barred from landing in other countries.
Senior UN officials demand that EU leaders create sufficient channels for safe and regular migration.
People with their own agendas push their versions of who is to blame, there is a shooting war between military forces and local militias, and half a million refugees have crossed into Russia.
Over 3.7 million people in this new African nation of 11 million are at severe risk of starvation, and a UN official coordinating humanitarian aid in South Sudan says "we're in a race against time."
BERLIN - New Year's Eve in Germany means fireworks!