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Germany's Tactical About-Face on Greece

Mar 3, 2016 | 15:52 GMT
Migrants hold a banner reading "Germany Help?" during a peaceful protest calling for the opening of the border in the makeshift migrant camp at the Greek-Macedonia border on March 1.
(LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Germany and Greece were on opposing sides during last year's negotiations over Athens' third bailout program, but the current European refugee crisis is forcing them to form a tactical alliance. The German government tried for months to treat the bailout program and the migration crisis as separate issues, but Berlin...

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