Merkel will have make sure Germany can continue to lead without appearing aggressive.
Syrian refugees could be returned to the first EU member state in which they arrived.
Germany's vice chancellor said the refugee crisis is a bigger threat to EU unity than Greece.
History, culture and economy all help explain Germany's more welcoming stance.
The president of Germany's industry body explains why his country need asylum seekers.
Letter from Athens requesting six-month loan extension 'does not match criteria agreed by Eurogroup'.