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Opinion: Angela Merkel’s neck not of the noose yet despite EU migration deal

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The EU has reached an agreement on migration and Chancellor Angela Merkel is going along with it to save her own skin. But it’s not a long-term solution for anyone, writes DW’s Bernd Riegert. After 12 hours of negotiations, exhausted EU leaders presented an agreement on migration. It is above all a shift to the right of the political spectrum toward making it harder to cross into the EU. The…