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Germany: Merkel announces 10,000 new refugee places

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April 23, 2018 at 17:48 GMT -00:00 · Published

Chancellor Angela Merkel announced Germany would take 10,000 refugees within the frameworks of UNHCR, speaking at the joint press conference UN High Commissioner on Refugees Filippo Grandi in Berlin on Monday.

"That's the way we prefer and that is why we signed the agreement with Turkey, in order to help people on site either to create for them the legal paths to Germany," said Merkel.

Grandi expressed his hope that these 10,000 places provided by Germany "will be followed by other countries in and beyond Europe".

La canciller Angela Merkel anunció durante una conferencia de prensa con Filippo Grandi, Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Refugiados, en Berlín el lunes, que Alemania tomará 10.000 refugiados dentro del marco de ACNUR.

“Esa es la forma en que preferimos hacerlo y es por eso que llegamos a un acuerdo con Turquía para poder ayudar a las personas en el sitio, y para abrir rutas legales a Alemania”, dijo Merkel.

Grandi expresó su esperanza de que estos 10.000 lugares proporcionados por Alemania "sean seguidos por otros países dentro y más allá de Europa".

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Chancellor Angela Merkel announced Germany would take 10,000 refugees within the frameworks of UNHCR, speaking at the joint press conference UN High Commissioner on Refugees Filippo Grandi in Berlin on Monday.

"That's the way we prefer and that is why we signed the agreement with Turkey, in order to help people on site either to create for them the legal paths to Germany," said Merkel.

Grandi expressed his hope that these 10,000 places provided by Germany "will be followed by other countries in and beyond Europe".

La canciller Angela Merkel anunció durante una conferencia de prensa con Filippo Grandi, Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Refugiados, en Berlín el lunes, que Alemania tomará 10.000 refugiados dentro del marco de ACNUR.

“Esa es la forma en que preferimos hacerlo y es por eso que llegamos a un acuerdo con Turquía para poder ayudar a las personas en el sitio, y para abrir rutas legales a Alemania”, dijo Merkel.

Grandi expresó su esperanza de que estos 10.000 lugares proporcionados por Alemania "sean seguidos por otros países dentro y más allá de Europa".

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