Germans love to go on holiday to Mallorca. The trouble is that a growing number of neo-Nazis are heading there too. They threaten Africans and are generally thuggish and aggressive. The authorities are having a hard time getting them under control.
Balearic Islands authorities say unlimited consumption of alcohol has proven problematic on flights to the party havens of Ibiza and Mallorca. They hope to see more sober arrivals to the Mediterranean archipelago.
Mallorca has been busier this summer than ever before. Palma's deputy mayor Aurora Jhardi has openly called it a breaking point.
The so-called Identitarian Movement's popularity is growing in Germany following a series of high-profile public demonstrations. DW's Sumi Somaskanda talked with two prominent members about the group's goals.
Several people have been injured in a fight between heavily intoxicated German tourists and African street vendors. Local media report a history of such clashes on the Spanish holiday island of Mallorca.
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