Cologne mayoral candidate Henriette Reker won an overwhelming election victory in what was seen as a referendum in Germany’s fourth largest city on German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s refugee policy.
Cologne mayoral candidate Henriette Reker won an overwhelming election victory in what was seen as a referendum in Germany’s fourth largest city on German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s refugee policy. Oliver Berg AP
Cologne mayoral candidate Henriette Reker won an overwhelming election victory in what was seen as a referendum in Germany’s fourth largest city on German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s refugee policy. Oliver Berg AP

Stabbed mayoral candidate’s win shows backing for German refugee welcome

October 19, 2015 9:37 AM