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Sun Aug 7, 2016, 04:41 PM

Most Germans want to end EU migrant deal with Turkey: poll

Source: Reuters

Most Germans think the European Union should scrap a landmark migration deal with Turkey, also scuppering negotiations on its accession to the bloc, according to a poll published on Sunday.

The deal, agreed by Ankara in exchange for the revival of financial aid, the promise of visa-free travel to much of the EU and accelerated membership talks, has sharply cut the number of refugees entering Europe via eastern routes.

Last year Germany took in around 1.1 million people fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East and beyond, far more than any other EU state, creating conditions that have led to a rise in social and political tensions in Europe's powerhouse economy.

But the Emnid survey for mass-circulation Bild am Sonntag showed 52 percent were in favor of the migration deal being terminated, compared with 35 percent who wanted it to continue.

Read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-turkey-germany-idUSKCN10I0KP

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Sun Aug 7, 2016, 07:11 PM

1. Can anyone blame them?

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Sun Aug 7, 2016, 08:46 PM

2. Racist Islamophobes.





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