The wonderful spectacle and enjoyment for most people was thoroughly tarnished and debased by ungrateful, disobedient, criminal refugees.
Refugees demanding respect from Police whilst offering zero respect themselves.
Happy to sponge off their new country, unwilling to contribute or behave. No country needs people like that. They receive more in a week in Germany than they do in a year at home yet STILL complain!
All refugees, worldwide, should be schooled in the local laws and customs before being let loose in the community. The rider is “You don’t like it, you don’t obey – We send you and your family home”.
Hopefully, fingerprints were taken and refugees will not be allowed to re-register under yet another false name. “Merkel stressed the necessity to continue reviewing deportation policies and “send a clear signal to people who do not want to stick to our legal framework.” – This should have been done BEFORE taking them in – where were the social experts who should have warned the Government of this happening?
Why were the armed forces not called out on New Year’s Eve to assist the Police?
Though the Christian ethos is to help others, one begins to question the sanity and viability of that baked-in ethic when you read articles like this :
A new German police report has described the situation during the mass assaults on women in Cologne on NYE as “chaotic and shameful.” It outlined the highly inappropriate behavior of perpetrators, described as migrants, who demanded respect from police.
Groups of men bombarded police with fireworks and pelted people with glass bottles while officers unsuccessfully attempted to prevent mass assaults against women in Cologne on NYE, a new police report revealed.
The new police report outlined by Der Spiegel
newspapers on Thursday described the situation in Cologne on New Year’s Eve as “chaotic and shameful
” as the police became too overwhelmed to prevent the “fights, thefts, sexual assaults against women.”
The author of the report said that at some point police feared there could be fatalities.
Masses of “heavily intoxicated men” which were described by witnesses as migrants bombarded police with fireworks and pelted with glass bottles, the report said.
“When we arrived, our vehicles were pelted with firecrackers,” the author of the report said. “In the forecourt and on the cathedral steps were a thousand people, mostly males of an immigrant background who were indiscriminately throwing fireworks and bottles into the crowd.”
The perpetrators reportedly tore up residence permits in front of police saying: “You can’t touch me. I’ll just go back tomorrow and get a new one.”
The author of the report also cited one of the men engaged in the unrest as saying: “I’m a Syrian! You have to treat me kindly! [Chancellor Angela] Merkel invited me.”
A police officer anonymously told The Expressnewspaper
that his squad had detained several people who had “only been in Germany for a few weeks.”
“14 were from Syria and one was from Afghanistan,” he said.
The level of disrespect towards police was “like I have never experienced in my 29 years of public service,” the author concluded.
The author of the report said that police officers who had been trying to reach people calling out for help were prevented from pushing their way through. Orders to leave the premises of the train station were ignored as well.
A lack of resources prevented security representatives from taking repeated offenders into custody as well as promptly registering all of the complaints at the scene, the report says. Witnesses were reportedly threatened when they tried to help identify the perpetrators.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, in turn, announced on Thursday that she would consider increasing police numbers and amending relevant laws.
“What happened at New Year is completely unacceptable,” Merkel told a news conference in Berlin. “The feeling women had in this case of being completely defenseless and at mercy is for me personally intolerable and so it is important that everything that happened must come out into the open.”
Merkel stressed the necessity to continue reviewing deportation policies and “send a clear signal to people who do not want to stick to our legal framework.”
The initial police report following the attacks in Cologne described the situation as “relaxed.” Local authorities later admitted the report was incorrect.
Police said in a statement on Thursday that about 121 criminal cases have been reported, including two cases of rape, while 16 suspects have been detained.
Merkel has been criticized for her open-armed migrant policy; in 2015 Germany was the EU country to welcome the highest number of refugees. In her New Year’s address, German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for unity and solidarity across generations, social and ethnic backgrounds, and termed the ongoing refugee crisis an opportunity for the country.
European Studies professor, Laslo Maracs, told RT that the incident in Cologne stems from the fact that authorities couldn’t be further from tackling the refugee crisis.
“We see often in such cases that the victims are blamed: the victims should follow a code of conduct, and not the people who have been committing crimes taken responsible for the things they have been doing!”
“It shows me that we are very far from solving integration puzzles, from building a society where more cultures could be accommodated or adopted. It shows that there is a lot of panic among city and regional governors. The situation is not under control,” he said.