A summer series.
Our special correspondent looks ahead.
Our best pieces from the past year. In this selection, our favourite writing about foreign affairs.
Berliners know that extremist attacks are aimed at disrupting Germany’s welcoming attitude to refugees and asylum seekers.
When the left makes these arguments, they're attacked, and rightly so.
If we continue to respond to attacks with hatred and hysteria, we allow the perpetrators and the far right to win.
A key part of German cultural life that touches the whole world has been attacked in this shocking event.
So far, German political and media responses to the tragic attack in Berlin have been measured.
A smashed window here, a non-white person accosted there: how long can this liberal city incubate itself from extremism after the Christmas market terrorist attack?
The relationship between the two nations had improved significantly this year, enabling them to work together to secure a ceasefire in Aleppo.
Last night’s events attest to the growing global instability – but they won’t accelerate it.