Vicious Cycle Middle East Crisis Ratchets Up Anti-Semitism in Germany

The effects of the renewed violence in the Middle East can be felt in Germany. In the past several days, anti-Semitism has spilled out into the open. What can be done about it?
A pro-Palestinian demonstration in Berlin

A pro-Palestinian demonstration in Berlin

Foto: M. Golejewski / Adora Press
DER SPIEGEL 21/2021
SPIEGEL International
Berlin café operator Nidal Bulbul

Berlin café operator Nidal Bulbul

Foto: Milos Djuric / DER SPIEGEL
Felix Klein, the German government’s anti-Semitism commissioner

Felix Klein, the German government’s anti-Semitism commissioner

Foto: Andreas Chudowski
Diyanet head Ali Erbas

Diyanet head Ali Erbas

Foto: Ahmet Bolat / picture alliance / Anadolu Agency