Employing Syrian refugees is not the same as protecting them.
As the United States bars its gates to newcomers, the 'Aeneid' – a story of war, exile, racial hatred and irrational fears – is particularly resonant.
Syrian refugees have been banned from the US for the next 120 days. Whatever happens next, the country they are fleeing will never be the same again.
Sweden is not suffering a crime wave because of immigrants, but there are real obstacles to overcome in getting refugees into employement.
Russia has managed to regain, at least in part, its role as a powerful interlocutor in the Middle East, which it lost after the fall of the Soviet Union.
Caught out by the side effects of the Syrian civil war and deteriorating relations with the EU and the US, Turkey now appears to be in search of South-South cooperation.
Data since 1950s show Americans have always been wary of refugees. A public opinion expert explains current attitudes toward Syrian refugees and what it means for building consensus on policy.
The court's reasoning suggests deep skepticism of Trump's position and spotlights the main issues for the further appeals that will surely follow.
Ban or no ban, finding a Syrian refugee in the U.S. isn't easy.
A scholar explains how mercy could be a simple act of opening oneself to those with opposing views.
Post-WWII Britain welcomed child refugees with open arms. Now they are put in camps and treated with contempt.
The plan is part of a wider trend to outsource and offshore immigration controls.
Prioritising groups of refugees, such as Syrian Christians, over others will only create further polarisation.
Europe is also building walls.
According to German public intellectual Claus Offe, Europe faces multiple crises but is not down and out yet.
This roundup from our archives explains some of the major conflicts unfolding in the seven countries singled out by Trump's executive order.
The UK welcomes a woeful amount of Syrian refugees.
What Trump's immigration order means for three million refugees in Turkey
This isn't the first time the US has banned people based on nationality. History shows these exclusions have put our national security at risk and caused rifts with foreign allies.
On Holocaust Memorial Day, Donald Trump took to his desk to instruct his government to keep refugees out.