What can you say? Maybe a little  bit about yourself to begin with. I am not a Gastarbeiter. I came to Germany with family when I was twenty. What is it when you come with family? My husband invited me. So no Gastarbeiter. I came and I learned German in a short time. And then I opened up a business. Import-export, ...

The dolmuş – a Turkish minibus share taxi – jumps and bumps along the uneven road while furry dice with the word “Mashallah“ on them dangle from the rear-view mirror. Outside, there are arid, parched hills, pistachio and olive trees as far as the eye can see – a precursor to the great deserts of Syria and the Middle East. ...