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Migrant protest ends in German diocese

August 09, 2016

A month after dozens of migrants occupied the Catholic cathedral in Regensburg, Germany, demanding that they be allowed to remain in the country, the diocese announced that their protest has ended.

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The migrants, who hailed from Balkan nations and subsequently moved to another church facility, later went on a hunger strike and threatened to kill their children, according to the Associated Press. After the diocese stopped providing food to the protestors, police were able to convince them to leave.


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