Poll: Forty percent of Germans want Merkel to resign over refugee policy

January 29, 2016 09:54

BERLIN - Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign due to her refugee policy, which saw the country take in 1.1 million asylum seekers last year, an Insa poll for Focus magazine showed on Friday.

The poll of 2,047 Germans, which Insa conducted from Jan. 22 to Jan. 25, showed 45.2 percent believed Merkel's refugee policy was not a reason for her to resign.

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