German man sentenced for setting his dogs on Syrian father
23 December 2018 | 5:24 pm
A 24-year-old has been given a multi-year prison term for goading his dogs to attack a Syrian family in Magdeburg. The man also allegedly attacked other people, including those with foreign backgrounds, in recent months.
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