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Benefits and setbacks of Syrian refugees in Germany

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Young Syrian immigrants hold up a peace sign.

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017

In September of 2015, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel invited Syrian refugees to seek asylum in Germany. By late 2016, nearly 600,000 of these refugees had entered Germany to escape the Civil War in their own country. This has produced both benefits and setbacks in the country. Of the benefit...