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    After a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Germany’s efforts to combat the refugee crisis.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday welcomed Germany’s efforts to combat the refugee crisis after a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

    "I welcome very much Germany’s leadership in responding to refugee and migrant crisis," Stoltenberg told reporters.

    According to the NATO chief, the Alliance notes a substantial reduction in a number of crossings into the European Union "due to the broad international effort which NATO is a part of."

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