Afghan boy in tears as he thanks Merkel
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Afghan boy in Germany thanks Merkel during migrant debate

An Afghan boy called Edris thanked German Chancellor Angela Merkel and shed a few tears in front of her Christian Democrat (CDU) supporters, during an emotional debate on the migrant crisis.

Earlier a CDU activist urged Mrs Merkel to resign, condemning her "laissez-faire" refugee policy as "a burden that we will not get rid of any time soon".

  • 29 Nov 2016
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