berlin - CDU and CSU agreed on Sunday after years of the maximum number of refugees that Germany can allow annually. The compromise leaves room for exceptional cases.
This sharp border, enforced by the CSU that made it clear on Saturday that there should be a ceiling, makes the negotiations on the Jamaica coalition with the FDP and the Greens more difficult.
Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) is under pressure from sister party CSU from Bavaria to hold a right-hand rate in the coalition negotiations. CSU has drawn up a ten-point program where the union of the two parties must focus.
The CSU rejects the heavy loss in the elections two weeks ago at the 'open right flank', making AfD a lot of votes. According to CSU, the Germans want a conservative course.