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Germany: Merkel vows to enforce ‘law and order’ to manage refugees 01:40

Germany: Merkel vows to enforce ‘law and order’ to manage refugees

Germany, Berlin
December 9, 2016 at 03:33 GMT -00:00 · Published

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that she would use law and order to manage refugees living in Germany, at a press conference in Berlin on Thursday.

Speaking alongside Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania Minister President Erwin Sellering and Saxony-Anhalt's Prime Minister, Reiner Haseloff, Merkel said: “the good news is that everyone understands that we want to enforce the law and order, because otherwise we can't help people who have permission to stay.”

Merkel also iterated that the refugee central register is “most often not up to date” and “the transparency and timed procedures” must be improved.

Sellering revealed that after a discussion about refugees, they had come to agreement that “the Bund will initially present a proposal that we can discuss,” adding; “everyone is in agreement that there must be a quicker repatriation.”

Germany: Merkel vows to enforce ‘law and order’ to manage refugees 01:40
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that she would use law and order to manage refugees living in Germany, at a press conference in Berlin on Thursday.

Speaking alongside Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania Minister President Erwin Sellering and Saxony-Anhalt's Prime Minister, Reiner Haseloff, Merkel said: “the good news is that everyone understands that we want to enforce the law and order, because otherwise we can't help people who have permission to stay.”

Merkel also iterated that the refugee central register is “most often not up to date” and “the transparency and timed procedures” must be improved.

Sellering revealed that after a discussion about refugees, they had come to agreement that “the Bund will initially present a proposal that we can discuss,” adding; “everyone is in agreement that there must be a quicker repatriation.”

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