Merkel’s allies told to show Christian values in immigration policy

FILE PHOTO: German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for the second day of a NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium, July 12, 2018. Tatyana Zenkovich/Pool via REUTERS

BERLIN (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Bavarian allies, who are pressing her to toughen up immigration policy, should remember their Christian roots and show a sense of responsibility toward the poor and weak, the head of the Catholic Church in Germany said. Horst Seehofer, leader of the Bavarian Christian Social Union (CSU), pushed Merkel’s coalition […]

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