Published: Fri, July 06, 2018
Global Media | By Jackie Banks

Germany: Merkel pledges 'every effort' to avert U.S. trade war

Germany: Merkel pledges 'every effort' to avert U.S. trade war

In the midst of trade tension between the European Union and the U.S., German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she's open to lowering tariffs on American vehicle imports.

Regarding a possible rejection of refugees to Hungary, Merkel explained that Germany has felt that Hungary seems to be not responsible for the Dublin rules, referring to the agreement reached in 2013 on the dealing with asylum seekers in EU.

As the sharpest critic of Merkel's migration policy in the EU, Orban met with the German chancellor for the first time since May 2014.

"We only know one solution: close the borders", he said, adding that if Europe offers support to refugees, it will be taken as an invitation.

The interior ministers of Austria, Germany and Italy will talk in Innsbruck next week about the issue, Kurz said.

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The family was into plywood business and they were staying in the locality for the last 20 years, the locals said. The family was living in the house for more than two decades, the Hindustan Times newspaper reported.

"We think we must be humane in a way that doesn't exert any pull factor", he said.

"The problem I see, and where (our) difference lies, is that we must always remember and never forget that this is about human beings", Merkel told reporters.

Merkel brokered a compromise with the CSU on Monday that calls for holding centers at the German frontier for refugees already registered in other European Union countries.

"That's what we are defending you from", he said.

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