Weekly Attacks Neo-Nazis Target Left Party Officials

Barely a week goes by without a neo-Nazi attack on politicians from Germany's far-left Left Party. Extremists smash the windows of offices or private homes, daub graffiti on walls, cut car brake cables and make anonymous death threats. In response, authorities are beefing up security for senior party officials.
Far-right skinheads are seen in this archive photo from 2001.

Far-right skinheads are seen in this archive photo from 2001.

Foto: A3430 Bernd Thissen/ dpa