Three men from Guinea have become in Erfurt, the victim of a racist attack motivate. Two of the men were injured, one of them seriously, the police announced on Saturday. Accordingly, the condition of the injured was temporarily critical.
The three-member group is said to have been attacked at a well-known meeting point of the right-wing scene in a panel building in the South-East of Erfurt of ten to twelve German verbally and physically. The police spoke of a "xenophobic Attack". Twelve of the alleged offenders have been provisionally arrested and taken into custody.
Whether the attack weapons or other items were used, was not immediately known. The Assault occurred around 3.05 PM. The attackers were reported to be in front of the scene taken. In the investigations of the criminal police Bureau had been turned on. The police urged witnesses to report.
In the Thuringian security, it is assumed that in the scene of meeting, before the attack took place, also members or sympathizers of the extreme right-wing micro-party, the third way to stop regular circles. The police have not commented on them.
it is Not the first attack
The parliamentary deputies of the Left, Catherine king-Preuss, spoke of an increased activity of neo-Nazis. It is the second massive neo-Nazi Attack was already in Erfurt within a few weeks, she explained. The third way offers according to your information, martial arts training for militant neo-Nazis, as well as for children and young people.
"is The goal, such as today night once again showed, to hurt people and to create an atmosphere of fear," said king-Preuss, spokesperson for anti-fascism and anti-racism of the group.Updated Date: 01 August 2020, 21:19