Record number at Germany’s anti-immigrant rally

December 23, 2014 10:24 AM

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DRESDEN: More than 17,000 people took part in Germany's largest anti-immigrant rally to date on Monday in the eastern city of Dresden, gathering to sing Christmas carols and listen to speakers complain about immigrants and asylum-seekers.

The rally by a fast-growing grass-roots movement calling itself PEGIDA, or Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamisation of the West, was its 10th and largest so far.

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