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Western Nazi network aided terror trio

The Local · 9 Dec 2011, 08:16

Published: 09 Dec 2011 08:16 GMT+01:00

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According to a report in Friday's Süddeutsche Zeitung newspaper, a neo-Nazi has told police that he and other local extremists helped terrorists Uwe Böhnhardt and Uwe Mundlos look for a place to carry out one of the ten murders they are suspected of committing over a seven-year period.

He said that he bailed out before a location was agreed on, but shortly afterwards a Turkish small business owner was shot and killed by the two men, who died in early November.

He also said that the Zwickau trio, which also included Beate Zschäpe, now in police custody, were not only well-known in the hardcore far-right scene in western Germany, but it was known that they were responsible for the murders.

Investigators said the western German neo-Nazi, whose identity has been kept secret, can no longer be prosecuted for his part in the murder.

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Your comments about this article

10:29 December 9, 2011 by freechoice
why black and white photos? are they living in the 40s?
10:37 December 9, 2011 by Maschinenbau
no idea.. on some local tv channels there faces are censored..
16:18 December 9, 2011 by showtyd75
l dont really understands the pictures,maybe we are in the 40's.Anyway,thats pretency which they are known for
19:11 December 9, 2011 by Englishted

Two of them are not living at all .

If the photos were in colour then maybe they aren't white after all it was just a media scare story .
08:21 December 10, 2011 by wood artist
Is it just me, or does the guy on the right remind you of Rudolf Hess?

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