German anti-Muslims seize on terror fears with new rally

January 12, 2015 8:03 PM

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BERLIN: Germany's growing anti-Muslim movement is set to hold a new rally Monday (Jan 12), this time condemning the extremist attacks in France, in a move slammed as an attempt to exploit the bloodshed.

Leaders of the so-called "Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamisation of the Occident" (PEGIDA) have asked participants to wear black armbands and observe a minute's silence for "the victims of terrorism in Paris". Euphemistically dubbed "evening strolls" by the group, Monday's march in the eastern...

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