Germany pledges $7 billion for refugees

As part of the $6.6 billion aid package, asylum seekers in Germany will get improved housing, language courses and enhanced security.

In recent months refugee centers across Germany have been the subject of xenophobic attacks. In the latest incident on Sunday night, five residents of a refugee shelter in Rottenburg am Neckar, near Stuttgart, were injured when a fire was started. Arson is suspected.

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