on suspicion of establishing a criminal Association of a suspected right-wing extremists, the police has more than 30 objects in a number of States searched.
The focus here was in the state of Brandenburg, specifically in the area of Cottbus. A spokesman for the Brandenburg police confirmed to the German press Agency in Berlin, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Saxony. Previously, the Rundfunk Berlin had reported-Brandenburg (RBB). Arrests there were not according to the speaker first. “There is no arrest were executed commands.”
The suspect is reported to have formation of a criminal Association, and is directed against about 20 people from the Hooligan, combat sports and extreme right-wing scene. “The basis for Search warrants of the district court of Cottbus,” the spokesman said. The forces scoured from 5 o’clock in the morning, offices, commercial spaces and apartments.
The application should be expected to continue into the afternoon. Wanted to possible outcomes of the great and together with the state office of criminal investigation long-planned action of the speaker say, first of all nothing. To this end, he announced Thursday (11.00 am) a press conference.
“We have problems with right-wing extremism and the structures,” said a spokesman for the city of Cottbus, Jan Gloßmann, on Wednesday morning. Now, first of all, the results of the searches evaluated.
The Cottbus region is from the point of view of the constitutional protection of the “Hotspot” of right-wing extremism in Brandenburg. “It is for us as the protection of the Constitution of a toxic Entity,” said the head of public Relations of the constitutional protection of Brandenburg, Heiko Homburg, at the beginning of the year, the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg.
The right-wing extremist potential is in the area of Cottbus in about 400 people, located in Cottbus, even at 170, said the protection of the Constitution boss Frank in Nuremberg in February. The extreme-right scene is multi-layered. Rich from the rock milieu on the bouncer scene to Parts of the Security industry. Economic basis for members of the scene, for example, Tattoo sell Studios or Shops, in the right fashion label or fitness supplements.