World from Berlin 'Germany Fooling Itself in Battle against Neo-Nazis'

The series of racist murders perpetrated by the neo-Nazi terror trio National Socialist Underground represents a massive failure on the part of German law enforcement officials. But as the trial starts on Monday, editorialists say that German society is also to blame.
The courtroom in Munich where the NSU trial got underway on Monday.

The courtroom in Munich where the NSU trial got underway on Monday.

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Photo Gallery: NSU Murders Trigger Soul Searching in Germany
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Photo Gallery: NSU Murders Trigger Soul Searching in Germany

-- Charles Hawley