NSU Aftermath German Investigators Sharpen Focus on Far Right

For years, German federal law-enforcement officials hesitated to launch terrorism investigations against right-wing extremists. But the NSU debacle has prompted them to launch an unprecedented number of cases and to employ controversial means in an effort to avoid accusations of inaction.
Weapons confiscated during a raid on a neo-Nazi group in western Germany last year.

Weapons confiscated during a raid on a neo-Nazi group in western Germany last year.

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Translated from the German by Josh Ward