Attacks on migrant hostels in Germany soar
January 29 , 2016
As compared to 2014, five times more attacks were carried out on migrant hostels in Germany in 2015. Media reports quoted a police report as saying that in 2014, 199 cases were reported; however, in 2015 the numbers rose to 1,005. In 2015, around 1.1 million people sought asylum in Germany. Many of these people are from war-torn Syria.