war | Consequences for children: ‘The situation is terrible’

The stadiums have become a war zone in Ukraine. Children hear the missile attacks, lose their parents – or die themselves in the bomb attacks. Expert report dire consequences. Little Vlad is wearing a blue jacket, has pulled his hood and his hands are sinking into his jacket pockets. The six-year-old looks sad – he … Read more

Small towns are also upset – SWR Aktuell

There were reports in Stuttgart of people smugglers at the train station offering the refugees a place to sleep. Small towns like Heilbronn are also concerned. Cordula Stülzel from Heilbronner Bahnhofsmission is very busy. “There were knocks here, and I have to open the door for a moment,” Stölzel says after a few minutes on … Read more

Her family wants to receive her – and fails because of Berlin

Tens of thousands of Ukrainians have already fled to the German capital to escape the war and violence. Many Berliners would like to help them and take them home. But it’s not always that easy. On a Friday in mid-March, Marko and Alain Lipka stand at Berlin Central Station holding a cardboard sign. The parents … Read more