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Far-right protesters march in Chemnitz

September 7, 2018

More than a thousand far-right supporters have gathered for a rally over the fatal stabbing of a man in the German city of Chemnitz, for which two migrants have been arrested and charged with manslaughter.

UK and world

Key German minister may quit over migrant plans

July 2, 2018

A resolution to Germany’s government crisis has proved elusive after the head of the Bavaria-only Christian Social Union in Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc offered his resignation rather than back down from his stance against the chancellor’s migration policies.