World From Berlin NSU Trial Delay Is 'Salvation and Fiasco'

Postponing the neo-Nazi terror trial is both a curse and a blessing, say German media commentators. On the one hand, it entails inconvenience and stress for the relatives of the 10 victims. On the other, it should allow a new watertight media accreditation process -- and thereby lower the risk of an appeal.
The courtroom where the NSU neo-Nazi trial is now due to start on May 6.

The courtroom where the NSU neo-Nazi trial is now due to start on May 6.

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-- David Crossland