Extreme racism in Germany has reached its highest level in 20 years… The German interior minister says more than 23,000 far-right crimes have been committed in 2020.
Racism crimes set a record in Germany. Far-right extremists committed 23,604 crimes in 2020. German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer released the remarkable data at the launch of the “2020 political crimes report”. Seehofer stressed that all extremism is a threat to German society.
Far-right crime is at its highest level since 2001, he said, and violent acts are up 10.8 percent from the previous year.