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Belgian Government Collapses Over UN Migration Pact

The Belgian government has split apart after prime minister Charles Michel ignored the objections of his ruling coalition’s biggest party and insisted he would sign the UN migration pact.

MUNICH, GERMANY - JANUARY 11: Supporters of the right-wing populist group Pegida, holding a placard 'Merkel muss weg' ('Merkel Off') march on January 11, 2016 in Munich, Germany. Pegida and other right-wing activists have been quick to latch on to the New Year's Eve sex attacks in Cologne. Over 100 …

Merkel Faces Internal Party Conflict Over UN Migrant Pact

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing a revolt within her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) as prominent members begin to opposed the UN migration pact recently rejected by several other countries.