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Germany Pledges to Ban Anti-Islamist Rally After Cologne Clashes

The German capital Berlin is scrambling to ban a planned rally against Islamists by neo-Nazis and self-styled soccer hooligans after rioting in Cologne in which 49 police officers were injured. The disturbances coincided with growing concern that Western-led air strikes to stop the advance of Islamic State insurgents in Syria and Iraq are radicalizing some young people with Muslim immigrant backgrounds in Germany and elsewhere. Sunday's clashes, when some 4,000 hooligans - many...

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