The CDU Chairman Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer does not preclude a closure of the German borders in the case of high numbers of Refugees. On the question of whether it is hot, it wants to make to the German border sealing, if it came to such an exceptional situation, and you of things such as intelligent border surveillance speak, said Kramp-Karrenbauer in the evening in the ARD”Tagesthemen”: “We said, as an Ultima Ratio that would be perfectly conceivable.” The CDU Chairman, added: “We have since last summer, in the Other a different Situation. The Chancellor has negotiated in Europe that you can talk on the basis of agreements with neighboring States.”

Kramp-Karrenbauer said a “workshop conversation” of their party, should consider the migration policy of German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU). At the two-day Meeting was attended by approximately 100 policy makers and practitioners had participated. The completion of demands and proposals for a tightening of the migration policy. For example, an observation of migratory movements (from Kramp-Karrenbauer “early warning system”) and so on “nascent foci”. Also to help prevent a Situation like in 2015, as hundreds of thousands of uncontrolled to Germany were refugees.

refugee policy to solve the crisis between the CDU and the CSU

Kramp-Karrenbauer said early in the evening, needed a “smart border” regime, this could the occasion be relative. Your party wants to protect the German borders of Europe compatible.

Of course, Merkel’s migration and refugee policy had repeatedly led to quarrels between the CDU and the CSU. Merkel was present at the “workshop discussion”. This should allow for an open discussion. Kramp-Karrenbauer wanted to prevent the Meeting, that the dispute about the migration rate of its predecessor as CDU Chief for the Union to a similar Trauma, such as the Hartz-IV-reforms for the SPD.

Paul Ziemiak

Shitstorm with the message: CDU General Secretary is not a climate activist Greta Thunberg

“We must make it clear: We have learned our lesson”, Kramp said karrenbauer. In the outcome paper of the event: “We need to unite humanity and hardness.”

In July, the Grand coalition because of the claim of the former CSU chief Horst Seehofer to a rejection of migrants at the border in a serious crisis. It came to the question of how to curb that migrants will arrive in other EU countries and registered, but then continued to travel and in Germany to apply for asylum. Seehofer sat on a rejection of the German border, Merkel rejected but unilateral national measures. Seehofer has threatened to resign, then he agreed with Merkel on a compromise.

“workshop”-results only proposals

first, The CDU-Chairman, announced that the CDU Presidium and the Federal Executive Board would discuss at a meeting the end of February, about which points should be taken from the paper of the migration”workshop”, for example, in the European election program. You’ll also check which of your points could be implemented in governments with Union participation. Thus, the political confrontation with the competitors will begin.

The “Union of values”-the Chairman Alexander Mitsch said the “Rheinische Post”, the “workshop discussion” this is a first step in the right direction. “Unfortunately, some of the contents were only superficially treated, or even taboo.” So the impression was being created that “an honest analysis of the problems is not required from Parts of the party leadership”. What is the content of said Mitsch, remained open.

Interior Secretary Stephan Mayer called it “an important Signal” that the CDU did an analysis of where action is needed in the refugee policy. The CSU politician said the “Passauer Neue Presse”: “We need both: humanity and the integration of force against persons in need of protection, but the same Rigor and consistency to obliged to leave the country.”

sources: ARD”issues of the day”, “Rheinische Post”, “Passauer Neue Presse”

wue / DPA