Someone waving a sign saying "Welcome" with bags of apples and water for migrants arriving at Saalfeld station in east Germany
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Migrant crisis: Germans welcome migrants crossing from Hungary

Austria and Germany have welcomed thousands of migrants, many of them Syrian, who are now free to cross the border after spending several days stuck in Hungary.

Local people in Munich and Frankfurt applauded them as they arrived and handed out sweets to children.

Ben Ando reports.

  • 06 Sep 2015