The best pictures of the year of refugees and the migrant crisis.
"The women pay a heavy price because they are alone, restricted by unwritten norms which include avoiding social gatherings like weddings....
There was still work to do on visa liberalization for Turks and tackling Cypriot concerns before the EU could speed up talks...
Under the accord, migrants and refugees who cross the Aegean Sea illegally are sent back to Turkey.
"The current system is not sustainable," the European Commission's First Vice-President Frans Timmermans said
The initiative comes after voters punished Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives in regional elections earlier this month
But the leaders warned that a Herculean task lay ahead to implement the accord.
The European Commission said Greece could face border controls with the rest of the EU's passport-free Schengen zone if...
EU leaders are set for an emergency summit on the migrant crisis
"In today's complex, globalized world, the good international solution is in each nation's national interest."