Hamburg fear of 8,000 violent rioters in the city during G20

Hamburg fear of 8,000 violent rioters in the city during G20

During the economic summit of the countries of the G20 in Hamburg attract possible eight thousand violent extremists and rioters to the city.

This was said by the German minister of the Interior, Thomas de Maizière, Tuesday. About 20,000 police officers are on the leg to the heads of state and government leaders Friday and Saturday to protect.

The authorities fear that in particular ultra-left groups on the top face. In the city itself live estimated at 1.100 ultra-left Burgers of whom there are approximately 650 to violence inclined. It may, for example, the Autonomen, violent extremists who are against the established order and the capitalism of times and the Roter Aufbau Hamburg, a group of marxist-leninist character that turns against international companies and institutions.

But according to the Hamburg police chief Ralph Martin, there are also the foreign left-wing extremists on the road. He spoke especially of the figures from Scandinavia, Italy and Switzerland. Martin stressed that they do not come to protest, but “to resort to attacks to commit”.

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