Countering the Hate 'People Are Getting Involved in Tremendous Ways'

Around 800,000 refugees are expected to arrive in Germany this year, with the number of Syrians growing rapidly. Manfred Schmidt, Germany's top migration official, discusses how the country is coping with the massive influx.
Syrian refugees in Turkey wait for a new life in Europe.

Syrian refugees in Turkey wait for a new life in Europe.

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About Manfred Schmidt
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