Photo Gallery: A City's Difficult Past
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Photo Gallery: A City's Difficult Past

Xenophobic Stain Hoyerswerda Gets Second Chance with Refugee Hostel

The city of Hoyerswerda made international headlines during a wave of attacks against foreigners in 1991. Twenty-three years later, a new hostel for asylum-seekers is opening. The far-right is campaigning against it, but many locals are fighting for tolerance.