The trial against NSU Beat Zschäpe is set to start. She and two others formed the core of a neo-nazi group called the NSU. Authorities believe the group is responsible for the murder of ten people.
The man who supplied a gun to the National Socialist Underground terrorist group has been set free on bail, having served two-thirds of a 10-year sentence. The German neo-Nazi scene had campaigned for his release.
The surviving member of the neo-Nazi terrorist group the National Socialist Underground (NSU), Beate Zschäpe, has been found guilty of 10 counts of murder. The trial was one of the biggest in postwar German history.
Germans took to the streets after the verdict delivery in the National Socialist Underground trial to demand that investigations continue into the series of right-wing extremist murders — and into state failures.
After five years, the verdicts in the trials of members of the National Socialist Underground are to be handed down. German Chancellor Angela Merkel's promised clarification efforts have not become reality.
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