Muhammad Cartoons Shown in Germany Salafists Attack Police at Far-Right Rally

A group of radical Muslims attacked police in the German city of Solingen on Tuesday during a far-right demonstration, injuring four. They were provoked by the anti-Islamic Pro NRW party, which displayed cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad. Officials had warned that the publicity stunt could spark violence.
Police restrain a Salafist protestor in the German town of Solingen on May 1.

Police restrain a Salafist protestor in the German town of Solingen on May 1.

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