GERMAN CHANCELLOR PLEDGES CRACKDOWN ON CRIMINAL ASYLUM SEEKERS

DEMONSTRATION OVER SPATE OF NEW YEAR'S EVE ASSAULTS TURNS VIOLENT WITH CLASH BETWEEN POLICE AND ANTI-MIGRANT GROUP IN COLOGNE.

IN GENERAL, HOWEVER, MERKEL APPEARED TO UPHOLD HER POSITION THAT GERMANY SHOULD STILL ACCEPT THOSE NEWCOMERS WITH A GENUINE AND LEGAL RIGHT TO APPLY FOR ASYLUM.

"When does one forfeit one's right to hospitality here?" Merkel said ...

BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is pledging to crack down on refugees who commit crimes, with her party agreeing to present stricter deportation laws to Parliament following a national outcry over a string of New...

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