In connection with the right-wing extremist group "nuclear weapons division Germany" obviously leads a trace to Thuringia. After research by T-Online and the ZDF a man from Eisenach is said to have had contact with members of the group in the USA and Great Britain via internet forums. According to information provided by MDR THURINGEN, the Thuringian constitutional protection agency also has relevant information. These would be tested.
The right-wing extremist group is behind the death threats against the Green politicians Cem Ozdemir and Claudia Roth, according to the Federal Interior Ministry. The US-based group has set itself the goal of recruiting as many members as possible for violent and homicidal offenses. It is said to be responsible for five murders in the US, according to the Interior Ministry to date, their membership in the United States is probably in the mid-double-digit range.
Few members, but high violence
According to the assessment of terrorism expert Peter Neumann, the group consists of several dozen people in Germany. The nationwide number of the group "nuclear weapons division" is relatively small, "but the aggressiveness and violence of this group is very high," said Neumann ZDF, He spoke next to Germany of offshoots within Europe in the UK and the Baltics. The threats against Roth and Ozdemir had been "very concrete and specific".
Source: MDR THURINGEN / mm, dpa