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Intensifying refugee row threatens Merkel’s coalition

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing strong pressure to tighten her country’s refugee policies to avoid the collapse of her coalition government as the heated row over the handling of migration intensifies. A tense standoff between Merkel and Interior Minister Horst Seehofer continued on Thursday. Merkel and Seehofer spoke for more than two hours on […]