Danish police say they won't stop thousands of migrants heading to Sweden

September 10, 2015 7:40 AM

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark – Denmark's police chief says his officers have been ordered not to stop hundreds of refugees and migrants who have entered the country via Germany.

Jens Henrik Hoejbjerg says it is purely a police decision, adding Danish officers "can't detain foreigners who do not want to seek asylum (in Denmark)."

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