In new German save-the-forest fight, migrant captain centre stage

Dannenrod, Allemagne (AFP) Oct 20, 2020
Eighteen months ago, German ship captain Carola Rackete was hailed a hero by refugee campaigners after she defied the authorities by steering a migrant rescue vessel into the port of Lampedusa. Today, Rackete has swapped her captain’s hat for a set of yellow waterproofs as she wades through the mud in the Dannenrod forest in central Germany, surrounded by ancient oak trees. The 32-year-o

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