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Germany correspondent for The Wall Street Journal. Sometimes in Russia and Ukraine. Previously covered telecom in New York. anton.troianovski@wsj.com

Germans Expect Up to 800,000 People to Seek Asylum This Year

wsj.com — BERLIN-As many as 800,000 people are expected to come to Germany seeking asylum this year, the German government said on Wednesday, warning of a still-growing wave of migration into Europe that is rattling politics in the European Union and overwhelming authorities across the Continent.
Aug 20, 2015

RT @MuathAlWari: Germans Expect Up to 800,000 People to Seek Asylum This Year wsj.com/articles/germa…

Aug 20, 2015

Germans Expect 800,000 asylum requests in 2015. Merkel says migrant crisis bigger challenge than Greece for EU wsj.com/articles/germa…

Aug 20, 2015

#Germany says immigration crisis bigger EU problem than Greek economic woes, as it takes in 40% of arrivals wsj.com/articles/germa… @AntonWSJ

Aug 20, 2015

Germany is preparing for 800,000 people - 1% of population - seeking asylum here this year. wsj.com/articles/germa… pic.twitter.com/mgfYXOICPq

Aug 20, 2015

RT @AntonWSJ: Germany is preparing for 800,000 people - 1% of population - seeking asylum here this year. wsj.com/articles/germa… pic.twitter.com/mgfYXOICPq

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Migration Crisis Pits EU’s East Against West

wsj.com — Slovakia says it will take in 200 Syrian refugees to help fellow European Union countries cope with an influx of hundreds of thousands of migrants-but with a condition: All 200 of them have to be Christians. "In Slovakia, we don't have mosques," an Interior Ministry spokesman explained, arguing that Muslim migrants wouldn't feel at home...
Aug 19, 2015

Slovakia will take in Syrian refugees, as long as they're Christian on.wsj.com/1J2t0gA

Aug 19, 2015

Slovakia: “We only want to choose the Christians.” How the migration crisis is testing definitions of European values wsj.com/articles/migra…

Aug 19, 2015

RT @drewfhinshaw: Slovakia will take in 200 Syria refugees. Catch? No Muslims. “In Slovakia we don’t have mosques." on.wsj.com/1J2t0gA #europeimmigration

Aug 19, 2015

Europe's migration crisis in microcosm: Slovakia will take in 200 Syrian refugees - but only if they are Christian on.wsj.com/1J2t0gA

Aug 19, 2015

RT @mrjohncrowley: Europe's migration crisis in microcosm: Slovakia will take in 200 Syrian refugees - but only if they are Christian on.wsj.com/1J2t0gA

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Merkel Optimistic About Greek Bailout

wsj.com — German chancellor says hope exists because of change by Greek government BERLIN-German Chancellor Angela Merkel voiced optimism that the eurozone's bailout of Greece was moving in the right direction in a television interview on Sunday. "One cannot yet speak of certainty," Ms. Merkel told ZDF public television.

German Prosecutor Says Justice Ministry Hindering Treason Investigation of Journalists

wsj.com — BERLIN-Germany's top prosecutor on Tuesday claimed the government was blocking a treason investigation of two prominent bloggers who published classified documents on Internet surveillance, escalating a fight within the country over the limits of press freedom. The federal prosecutor general, Harald Range, issued a statement saying an external review had confirmed the prosecutor's legal interpretation underpinning the investigation,...
Aug 04, 2015

Germany's top prosecutor sees "intolerable intrusion into the independence of the justice system" by his government wsj.com/articles/germa…

Aug 04, 2015

German public officials disagree on treason probe of journalists. Prosecutor says justice min hindering on.wsj.com/1M2whPi @AntonWSJ

Aug 04, 2015

RT @UlrikeDauer_: German public officials disagree on treason probe of journalists. Prosecutor says justice min hindering on.wsj.com/1M2whPi @AntonWSJ

Aug 04, 2015

A treason probe of journalists In Germany is turning into a political power struggle: on.wsj.com/1ON43an

Aug 04, 2015

German prosecutor says justice ministry hindering treason probe of journalists → important story by @AntonWSJ on.wsj.com/1M2whPi @WSJ

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Austria Vows to Relieve Overcrowding at Migrant Camp

wsj.com — Tensions rise over poor conditions at government-run camp amid growing influx of refugees TRAISKIRCHEN, Austria-The government on Friday said it will take emergency measures to relieve overcrowding at its refugee camp in this small town outside Vienna, where thousands seeking asylum sleep in tents or under tarps, trees, and bushes.
Jul 31, 2015

At a refugee camp outside Vienna, 2,000 people are sleeping in camping tents or under tarps, trees, and bushes: wsj.com/articles/austr…

Jul 31, 2015

Austria to relieve overcrowded migrant camp near Vienna that the UN calls "beneath human dignity" on.wsj.com/1DeJ53D via @WSJ @antonwsj

Jul 31, 2015

Amid Austrian asylum debate, far-right Freedom Party now clear leader in polls, at 29% and 6 points ahead wsj.com/articles/austr…

Jul 31, 2015

RT @AntonWSJ: At a refugee camp outside Vienna, 2,000 people are sleeping in camping tents or under tarps, trees, and bushes: wsj.com/articles/austr…

Aug 01, 2015

RT @valentinapop: "I dreamed of here, but not of this” - 29-year-old Syrian ballerina in overcrowded Austrian refugee camp on.wsj.com/1DeJ53D @antonwsj

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German Finance Chief Schäuble’s Tough Tone Heightens Uncertainty Over Bailout

wsj.com — Finance Minister's New Level of Hawkishness on Greece Underscores Fragility of Rescue Agreement BERLIN-Germany's finance chief departed for his annual vacation on a posh North Sea island on Thursday, leaving the capital to mull a summer mystery that could decide Greece's fate: What's going on with Wolfgang Schäuble?
Jul 23, 2015

German Finance Chief Schäuble’s Tough Tone Heightens Uncertainty Over Bailout - WSJ Via @AntonWSJ wsj.com/articles/germa…

Jul 23, 2015

German finance chief Schäuble’s defiant tone on #Greece heightens uncertainty on.wsj.com/1IgX2K8

Jul 23, 2015

RT @WSJ: German finance chief Schäuble’s tougher tone on Greece heightens uncertainty over bailout. on.wsj.com/1DzmiKH

Jul 24, 2015

German finance chief Schäuble’s tougher tone on Greece heightens uncertainty over bailout. on.wsj.com/1IgX2K8 by @AntonWSJ via @WSJ

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For the Internet-Deprived, McDonald's Is Study Hall

wsj.com — CITRONELLE, Ala.- Joshua Edwards's eighth-grade paper about the Black Plague came with a McDouble and fries. Joshua sometimes does his homework at a McDonald's restaurant-not because he is drawn by the burgers, but because the fast-food chain is one of the few places in this southern Alabama city of 4,000 where he can get online access free once the public library closes.
Jul 15, 2015

RT @NickTimiraos: Low-income children go to McDonald's to do their school work because free internet on.wsj.com/1zcKxyv pic.twitter.com/vyCYiaHgvu

Jul 15, 2015

Low-income children go to McDonald's to do their school work because free internet on.wsj.com/1zcKxyv pic.twitter.com/vyCYiaHgvu

Jul 15, 2015

Great lede by @AntonWSJ: "Joshua Edwards's eighth-grade paper about the Black Plague came with a McDouble and fries." wsj.com/articles/SB100…

Greek Crisis Talks Put French-German Ties to the Test

wsj.com — As midnight approached Saturday at an emergency meeting to foster a deal on Greece, the eurozone's two biggest economies were mired in disagreement over the country's future in the currency bloc. Wolfgang Schäuble, Germany's finance minister, lashed out at Greek officials, according to a person who was in the room, saying he no longer trusted...
Jul 14, 2015

RT @DJMatthewDalton: Sapin to Schäuble: Greeks are "taking huge risks. Maybe it's time to start having confidence" By @SMeichtry @AntonWSJ wsj.com/articles/greek…

Jul 13, 2015

Greek talks put key European relationship—the one between France, Germany—to the test: on.wsj.com/1HrWvpm via @SMeichtry @AntonWSJ @WSJ

Jul 14, 2015

Top draw tick-tock on how the deal was done>> Greek talks strain key Euro relationship: France and Germany on.wsj.com/1HrWvpm via @WSJ

Jul 14, 2015

Sapin to Schäuble: Greeks are "taking huge risks. Maybe it's time to start having confidence" By @SMeichtry @AntonWSJ wsj.com/articles/greek…

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Angela Merkel Facing Criticism Over Handling of Greek Crisis

wsj.com — BERLIN-Europe's standoff with Greece has thrown German Chancellor Angela Merkel into one of the deepest domestic political crises of her 10-year tenure. This coming week, things may well get much worse. The Social Democrats, the conservative chancellor's left-of-center junior governing partners, are increasingly criticizing Ms. Merkel and her finance minister, Wolfgang Schäuble, for appearing to be prepared to kick Greece out of the euro at least temporarily.
Jul 12, 2015

“What kind of Europe does [Merkel] want? It is a situation in which leading from behind is no longer enough.” on.wsj.com/1K2chdu #Greece

Jul 12, 2015

Former German Foreign Minister Fischer to @WSJ on Merkel: "Leading from behind is no longer enough." wsj.com/articles/angel…

Jul 12, 2015

No kidding RT @WSJ: Angela Merkel facing criticism over handling of Greek crisis on.wsj.com/1Da50DB pic.twitter.com/V9Zx9zdsiA

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Germany Keeps Wiggle Room on Greek Debt

wsj.com — BERLIN-For Germany, offering debt relief for Greece isn't a question of yes or no, but how much. Officials in Germany, Greece's biggest creditor, are mindful of a building political backlash here against five years of bailouts for Athens, which local news media and economists increasingly characterize as throwing good money after bad.
Jul 11, 2015

RT @WSJ: Germany careful to maintain wiggle room on question of Greek debt on.wsj.com/1Mm0l6F

Jul 11, 2015

Here's an explainer on Germany's position on Greece debt relief -- talking tough but staying flexible on.wsj.com/1HTcuAq

Jul 11, 2015

RT @AntonWSJ: Here's an explainer on Germany's position on Greece debt relief -- talking tough but staying flexible on.wsj.com/1HTcuAq

Jul 11, 2015

RT @AntonWSJ: Here's an explainer on Germany's position on Greece debt relief -- talking tough but staying flexible on.wsj.com/1HTcuAq

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Aug 20, 2015

RT @WSJ: The Wall Street Journal rebuts Iranian charges calling one of its reporters a spy on.wsj.com/1EEdvYd pic.twitter.com/ArnPFwRkZC

Aug 20, 2015

Germany is preparing for 800,000 people - 1% of population - seeking asylum here this year. wsj.com/articles/germa… pic.twitter.com/mgfYXOICPq

Aug 19, 2015

What a great @PaulSonne story. "Turmalin, a Russian company that makes and sells incinerators, rejoices..." wsj.com/articles/chees…

Aug 19, 2015

German Interior Minister says the government now anticipates as many as 800,000 people applying for asylum in the country this year alone.

Aug 19, 2015

The migration crisis is dividing the EU & challenging its values. "We were under the supervision of Moscow once..." wsj.com/articles/migra…

Aug 19, 2015

Claiming asylum in Hungary but heading for Berlin: @margitfeher on the land in the middle of the migration crisis wsj.com/articles/hunga…

Aug 19, 2015

Bundestag votes 454-113 in favor of Greek bailout, via @berlinfraut. July 17 vote on taking up negotiations was 439-119.

Aug 19, 2015

Schäuble read unusually carefully from his prepared remarks in Bundestag speech today. Compare to July 17: youtube.com/watch?v=79PiNe…

Aug 19, 2015

Slovakia: “We only want to choose the Christians.” How the migration crisis is testing definitions of European values wsj.com/articles/migra…


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