: Merkel says concerned by backup of migrants in Greece
Politics17:48 Mar. 16, 2016

Merkel says concerned by backup of migrants in Greece

German chancellor warns that no one should be ‘deceived' by slower influx of migrants

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called the closing of the migrant route through the Balkans, a concern for all of Europe.

Angela Merkel, German Chancellor: "The current easing (of the influx) that Germany and some other member states is experiencing is one thing. The situation in Greece is the other and it must be a big concern to us all because it is not without consequences for us all in Europe."

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Addressing the Bundestag lower house of parliament before an EU summit with Turkey, Merkel warned that no one should be "deceived" by the slower influx of migrants to Germany.

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