- The German government parties have finally reached an agreement Thursday on an accelerated asylum procedure. The Christian Democratic leaders, Chancellor Angela Merkel of the CDU (Christian Democratic Union) and the Bavarian Prime Minister Horst Seehofer of the CSU (Christian Social Union) together with the Social Democratic leader, Deputy Prime Minister Sigmar Gabriel of the SPD (Social Democratic Party of Germany) agreed which come before special shelters.
Asylum seekers who have little chance of staying status must the municipality where they are sitting in shelters do not leave. The first two centers will be set up in Bavaria.
The Grand Coalition of Christian and Social Democrats have quarreled for weeks over the refugee crisis. Thereby also fiercely fought the CSU Chancellor Merkel, which has a policy.