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Germany and Austria welcomed thousands refugees yesterday after their long walk Hungary. The refugees arrived train stations Germany and the Austrian border to crowds local people who applauded the new arrivals and gave them water, food and clothes. German and Austrian children carried baskets sweets to give the children from Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and other countries. For many the refugees, it was the end of a long journey that started in Syria and ended a long walk through Hungary. German rail company Deutsche Bahn announced Saturday that it would be adding extra carriages to its trains and was, "doing everything it can" to help the refugees.

The United Nations (UN) has praised Austria and Germany their efforts to welcome and help the refugees. It said: "This is political leadership based humanitarian values." Germany's leader Angela Merkel said her country would welcome all refugees Syria. Germany is expecting 800,000 Syrians to arrive this year continuing uncertainty about the future Syria. Ms Merkel told reporters that, "as a strong, economically healthy country, we have the strength to do what is necessary". One refugee, a Syrian shopkeeper said: "I'm very glad to be Germany. I hope that I find a much better life here. I want to work." He expressed concern his family and young children still Syria.

 
 

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