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Neo-Nazi Terror Cell

The trial of Beate Zschäpe of the National Socialist Underground neo-Nazi terror cell is currently underway in Munich. The extremist is part of a group accused of murdering 10 people, most of Turkish origin, between 2000 and 2007.

Neo-Nazi Mole: Could the NSU Murders Have Been Prevented?

Neo-Nazi Mole: Could the NSU Murders Have Been Prevented?

SPIEGEL ONLINE - February 27, 2014

For years, Michael von Dolsperg provided German intelligence with information from the neo-Nazi scene. But when the NSU terror trio came to light, his file was shredded. Why? Could details he provided have prevented the murder spree? By Hubert Gude more... Video | Comment ]

Cold Cases: Germany May Revise Up Statistics in Far-Right Killings

Cold Cases: Germany May Revise Up Statistics in Far-Right Killings

SPIEGEL ONLINE - December 04, 2013

German authorities may have to sharply revise statistics for the number of people killed by right-wing extremists since 1990. The official figure is around 60, but police combing through unsolved cases have identified a further 746 suspicious slayings or attacks. more... Comment ]

Neo-Nazi Terror Trial: Cousin Says Zschäpe Was 'Loving and Nice'

Neo-Nazi Terror Trial: Cousin Says Zschäpe Was 'Loving and Nice'

SPIEGEL ONLINE - November 28, 2013

Neo-Nazi trial defendant Beate Zschäpe's mother and cousin were in court this week to cast light on the alleged terrorist cell member's past. Although her mother refused to testify, her cousin described how their circle had "leaned right" from an early age. more... Comment ]

'You're the Next!': Did Neo-Nazis Target Ex-Chancellor Schröder?

'You're the Next!': Did Neo-Nazis Target Ex-Chancellor Schröder?

SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 09, 2013

In 2002, the neo-Nazi terrorist group the NSU, which murdered 10 people between 2000 and 2006, made a photo montage of then-Chancellor Gerhard Schröder. It showed the politician wearing a Star of David under the words: "You're the next!" more... Video | Comment ]

The Usual Suspects: Hamburg Police Accused of Racial Profiling

The Usual Suspects: Hamburg Police Accused of Racial Profiling

SPIEGEL ONLINE - September 05, 2013

Residents of an immigrant neighborhood in Hamburg recently took to the streets in protest of what they say is prejudicial policing by local authorities. Are the police guilty of racial profiling? By Özlem Gezer and Maximilian Popp more... Comment ]

German Interior Minister: 'US Takes Privacy Concerns Seriously'

German Interior Minister: 'US Takes Privacy Concerns Seriously'

SPIEGEL ONLINE - August 28, 2013

In an interview, German Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich discusses his confidence in the United States and its claims it is not conducting mass spying on Europe, concerns about Facebook and a determination to continue the fight against terrorism. more... Comment ]

World from Berlin: NSU Crime Spree Report Finds 'Devastating' Errors

World from Berlin: NSU Crime Spree Report Finds 'Devastating' Errors

SPIEGEL ONLINE - August 23, 2013

Nineteen months in the making, a panel of German parliamentarians across the political spectrum have released their report on a series of right-wing murders that authorities failed to detect for years. German media say the findings show surprising unanimity, but lack the legislative power to effect real change. more... Video ]

Neo-Nazi Trio: What Have We Learned about the NSU?

Neo-Nazi Trio: What Have We Learned about the NSU?

SPIEGEL ONLINE - August 07, 2013

There are still some 500 witnesses scheduled to take the stand in the largest neo-Nazi trial Germany has ever seen. But things are already looking bleak for the trial's primary defendant, Beate Zschäpe. Her strategy of silence may have to change. By Julia Jüttner more... Video | Comment ]

Justice in Hungary: Neo-Nazis Get Life for Roma Murder Spree

Justice in Hungary: Neo-Nazis Get Life for Roma Murder Spree

SPIEGEL ONLINE - August 06, 2013

A court in Budapest sentenced three neo-Nazis to life in prison on Tuesday for a murder spree directed against Hungary's Roma minority in 2008 and 2009. Although the victims' families praise the decision, they criticize official foot-dragging in the investigation. By Keno Verseck more... Comment ]

Neo-Nazi Terror: Trial Advances Despite Immense Complexity

Neo-Nazi Terror: Trial Advances Despite Immense Complexity

SPIEGEL ONLINE - July 31, 2013

The NSU trial in Munich has so far been plodding along with disjointed hearings on multiple crimes and defendants, but the presiding judge has nevertheless moved the trial forward. Yet another complication is emerging, though, between prosecutors and victims. By Gisela Friedrichsen more... Video | Comment ]


Inside the NSU trial

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Photo Gallery: NSU Murders Trigger Soul Searching in Germany
Defendants in the NSU Trial

Photos: BKA; DER SPIEGEL



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