Leaders of Germany, France make historic address

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France’s Francois Hollande and Germany’s Angela Merkel are urging European Union members to act together to tackle the refugee crisis.

More than 600,000 refugees and migrants have arrived in the EU so far this year. And member states are divided over how to deal with the huge influx of people.

CCTV’s Kate Parkinson reports.

Leaders of Germany, France make historic address

Leaders of Germany, France make historic address

The leaders of France and Germany are urging European Union members to act together to tackle the refugee crisis. More than 600,000 refugees and migrants have arrived in the EU so far this year. And member states are divided over how to deal with the huge influx of people. CCTV's Kate Parkinson reports.