African migrants demand the right to stay in Germany

Thousands of African migrants live in Germany with no status. Many have made their way north after fleeing Libya during the NATO war, crossing the Mediterranean to the Italian island of Lampedusa, then to Germany. Over a hundred asylum seekers are in Berlin demanding the abolition of the “district pass laws for residence obligation (LandKreis Residenzflicht)” that forbid the rights to freedoom of movements for refugees in Germany and they demand that Germany give them work permits to work and live in the country. On the ground in Berlin, Roberto Nieto talks to Gwen and Doug about the situation.

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