Earlier this year, Germany actually received unaccompanied children from migrant camps in Greece.
Salvini's quest for power has just been aided by those who want to stop or punish him by putting him
The country-wide popularity of Germany's Social Democrats remains low, at about 15%.
Thuringia has become the third (former East) German state where the far right has risen to the second spot.
Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has supported hardline policies on refugees during a forum of Germany’s ruling conservatives while also snubbing