Italy, Portugal and Spain have all gone up in flames in recent weeks, highlighting the need to rethink how Mediterranean countries protect people and save ecosystems.
From hospital waiting lists to suicide rates, here's how cuts affected health in Ireland and Greece.
Less than two years after Europe's migrant crisis began, EU officials have said that the situation is under control. It's not
Congress is trying to curb the president's ties to human rights abusers, harkening back to landmark legislation of the 1970s.
An expert on Islam and democracy examines the threat to the world's largest Muslim majority country.
A warning from Athens about facing political headwinds with a government barely worth the name.
Everyone has forgotten there were almost as many asylum seekers in Europe in the early 1990s as today.
The theory that humankind originated in Europe is an old one. It was abandoned in 1924 when the first Australopithecus was discovered in South Africa.
We may think of current reactionary politics as radical and new, but unchecked mercantilism has always elicited a fierce backlash from both left and right. Here's what history tells us about today.
Predictable results and unresolved corruption scandals are a serious issue for the future of the Greek game.
Where now for one of the great emblems of post-World War II global co-operation?
As the United States bars its gates to newcomers, the 'Aeneid' – a story of war, exile, racial hatred and irrational fears – is particularly resonant.
Another 'last chance' has been missed. But while talks disintegrate, islanders are just getting on with peace in practice.
Before the financial crisis struck, you could breathe the overwhelming air of prosperity on the bustling streets of Trikala.
What do border walls cost? And do they work?
Europe is also building walls.
The 60,000 people currently stuck in Greece will probably have to stay there. The EU should help them integrate.
After eight torturous years of crisis, Greeks are working long and hard with very little to show for it.
The people who voted for the new American president may not be as hard for the Left to reach as it may appear.
The island's leaders are meeting in Geneva to discuss the prospect of reunification. Here's what is on the negotiating table.