Shara Tibken, Katie Collins: Sites and apps are popping up to help refugees learn German, navigate the country and meet locals.
This is part of our Road Trip 2016 summer series "Life, Disrupted," about how technology is helping with the global refugee crisis — if at all.
Germans and Syrians have more in common than they realize, Wael Alafandi tells 30 Berliners and tourists as he leads us through the city’s historic center.
There’s the Ministry of Finance, he points, where East German police, Soviet forces and tanks crushed an uprising of workers in June 1953.
Thousands were killed, executed or injured across East Germany.
And here’s the…