Tuesday

24th Jan 2017

Ticker

'Immigration does Germany good'

German President Joachim Gauck in an interview with FAZ has warned against "stoking" fears that migrants take away jobs, hurt Germany or damage the welfare system. "Immigration does this country very good," he said, but added that immigration does cause "some" problems which should be spoken about too.

News in Brief

  1. EU parliament committee backs EU-Canada deal
  2. UK MPs must vote on Brexit trigger, court rules
  3. Greek island mayors plead for the transfer of migrants
  4. Tzipi Livni cancels Brussels trip amid war crimes probe
  5. Romania's president plans referendum on prisoner pardons
  6. Sweden to host EU social summit
  7. US Congress may Trump-proof Russia sanctions
  8. Fury over UK 'cover up' of failed missile test

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