Key Meeting on Wednesday Germany Moves Closer to Banning Far-Right Party

German regional authorities are expected to decide this week to attempt to ban the far-right National Democratic Party, following an extensive review of the case against the extremists. But Chancellor Angela Merkel remains skeptical. If the legal bid were to fail, the NPD would get a major boost.
NPD members and supporters at a demonstration in Berlin. Will the party be outlawed?

NPD members and supporters at a demonstration in Berlin. Will the party be outlawed?

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cro -- with wire reports