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Women shout slogans and hold up a placard that reads "Against Sexism - Against Racism" as they march through the main railways station of Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.  REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women shout slogans and hold up a placard that reads "Against Sexism - Against Racism" as they march through the main railways station of Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women shout slogans and hold up a placard that reads "Against Sexism - Against Racism" as they march through the main railways station of Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Women shout slogans and hold up a placard that reads "Against Sexism - Against Racism" as they march through the main railway station of Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.  REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women shout slogans and hold up a placard that reads "Against Sexism - Against Racism" as they march through the main railway station of Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women shout slogans and hold up a placard that reads "Against Sexism - Against Racism" as they march through the main railway station of Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Women hold up placards that read "Mrs. Merkel: Where are you? What are you saying? This worries us!" during a protest in front of the Cologne Cathedral, Germany, January 5, 2016.  REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women hold up placards that read "Mrs. Merkel: Where are you? What are you saying? This worries us!" during a protest in front of the Cologne Cathedral, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women hold up placards that read "Mrs. Merkel: Where are you? What are you saying? This worries us!" during a protest in front of the Cologne Cathedral, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Women hold up placards that read "Mrs. Merkel: Where are you? What are you saying? This worries us!" and "Thanks (Cologne mayor Henriette) Reker!! Poor Cologne" (R) during a protest  in front of the Cologne Cathedral, Germany, January 5, 2016.  REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Women hold up placards that read "Mrs. Merkel: Where are you? What are you saying? This worries us!" and "Thanks (Cologne mayor Henriette) Reker!! Poor Cologne" (R) during a protest in front of the Cologne Cathedral, Germany, January 5, 2016. ...more

Women hold up placards that read "Mrs. Merkel: Where are you? What are you saying? This worries us!" and "Thanks (Cologne mayor Henriette) Reker!! Poor Cologne" (R) during a protest in front of the Cologne Cathedral, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Cologne Mayor Henriette Reker addresses a news conference in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Cologne Mayor Henriette Reker addresses a news conference in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Cologne Mayor Henriette Reker addresses a news conference in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Cologne Mayor Henriette Reker and President of the Cologne Police Wolfgang Albers (R) arrive for a news confernece in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.    REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Cologne Mayor Henriette Reker and President of the Cologne Police Wolfgang Albers (R) arrive for a news confernece in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Cologne Mayor Henriette Reker and President of the Cologne Police Wolfgang Albers (R) arrive for a news confernece in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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People are silhouetted as they walk past the main railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.    REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

People are silhouetted as they walk past the main railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

People are silhouetted as they walk past the main railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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An electronic information sign warning the general public against pickpockets, is illuminated on an advertising board outside the main railway station and in front of Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

An electronic information sign warning the general public against pickpockets, is illuminated on an advertising board outside the main railway station and in front of Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

An electronic information sign warning the general public against pickpockets, is illuminated on an advertising board outside the main railway station and in front of Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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A police vehicle patrols at the main square and in front of the central railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A police vehicle patrols at the main square and in front of the central railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A police vehicle patrols at the main square and in front of the central railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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A surveilance camera hangs from the roof of the main railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A surveilance camera hangs from the roof of the main railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A surveilance camera hangs from the roof of the main railway station in Cologne, Germany, January 5, 2016.REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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