'Disastrous Impression' Cities Say Immigration Debate Overheated

The Association of German cities this week played down depictions that an influx of immigrants from Romania and Bulgaria is causing major problems for the country. The group's president says troubles are concentrated in a handfull of cities.
Forty-five-year-old Romanian immigrant Kalin packs his suitcase with objects he has found and wants to sell at a flea market in Frankfurt.

Forty-five-year-old Romanian immigrant Kalin packs his suitcase with objects he has found and wants to sell at a flea market in Frankfurt.

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