Irmela Mensah-Schramm has for decades painted over white nationalist symbols throughout Germany: “I’d like to see myself as a repeat offender.”
Stephan Balliet, 27, made a “very comprehensive” confession during an hours-long interrogation, the federal prosecutor’s office said.
Rabbi Jeremy Borovitz had brought a visiting contingent of young Jews from Berlin to Halle to liven up the community’s commemoration.
“It was a miracle that the door held,” said the leader of the Halle Jewish community.
White nationalists are increasingly using Telegram, an encrypted messaging service once popular among agents of ISIS.
“If police had been stationed outside the synagogue, then this man could have been disarmed before he could attack the others,” Josef Schuster, h
The gunman reportedly failed to force the synagogue doors open. He livestreamed his attack, when he said the Holocaust never happened.
Walid Raad will receive the award from the Ludwig Forum of International Art, defying the city’s allegations he supports the BDS movement.
“To suggest that because Hitler was a terrible human being we should obliterate all the things that are associated with him is ludicrous.”
A 2015 law mandates periodic reports on anti-BDS actions taken by diplomats.