Germany: 9 police officers probed over far-right chat groups
25 November 2020 | 11:00 am
German police have carried out searches in several apartments after nine officers were suspected of taking part in extremist WhatsApp groups. The raids occurred simultaneously in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
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