Members of the far-left extremist Antifa motion have been accused of a brutal assault on associates of the youth wing of the Different for Germany (AfD) together with attacking a Jewish member.
The 4 members of the AfD’s youth organisation Junge Different (JA) have been initially invited to see a screening of a movie in regards to the Warsaw Ghetto throughout the Second World Conflict by the director of the Berlinale movie competition Dieter Kosslick at 10:30pm on Sunday evening.
An AfD spokesman despatched a press release on the incident to Breitbart London which included eye witness accounts from the youth group members who have been attacked.
In response to JA Berlin member Vadim Derksen, round “half a dozen” masked extremists attacked them solely 50 yards from the theatre displaying the movie.
“They used improvised weapons they’ll’t be arrested for, however which might do critical injury. They held batteries of their fists to strike with, and one in every of them had a wine glass which he smashed, and used the damaged stem to stab at us like a knife. I used to be lower within the higher arm and didn’t even discover it until I acquired residence,” Derksen mentioned.
Derksen additionally famous that not one of the group was carrying any type of clothes or symbols that may give them away as AfD members, questioning how the attackers knew who they have been and the place they’d be that night.
‘Assassination Information’ Directed at German Populists Posted on Antifa-Linked Web site https://t.co/m6SzWmqqCw
— Breitbart London (@BreitbartLondon) February 2, 2019
AfD MP Petr Bystron arrived on the theatre shortly after the assault and lay the blame on the ft of Kosslick saying, “Mr Kosslick was simply making an attempt to defame the AfD and stir up hatred by portraying us as in some way anti-Semitic, regardless that the AfD defends our Jewish residents greater than anybody. Mr Kosslick is on to blame for this assault.”
The assault comes solely a month after AfD Bremen chairman Frank Magnitz was brutally attacked on the streets of Bremen by a trio of masked males who severely injured his head in what was described on the time as an assassination try.
Shortly after the assault, Antifa extremists allegedly took credit score for the incident on the far-left internet platform Indymedia. Weeks later one other submit was made to Indymedia calling for the assassination of main AfD MPs, giving detailed plans on the way to accomplish profitable political killings.
German Intelligence Used Antifa ‘Analysis’ to Construct Case In opposition to Populists https://t.co/mYK26kjd74
— Breitbart London (@BreitbartLondon) January 24, 2019