Angela Merkel’s open-door policy rebounds on her:
The record influx has fuelled support for the nationalist anti-migrant AfD party, which has accused Merkel of endangering the country.
But even within the chancellor’s own CDU party voices of dissent are growing louder.
“Nationwide, there are a large number of refugees about whom we don’t know where they’re from or what their names are. And that’s a potential major security issue,” said CDU member Klaus Bouillon, the interior minister of Saarland state.
Let’s welcome a million immigrants, an unknown number of which want to kill us. Never a good idea.