Why are Germans protesting? - 15 secs
German politicians and celebrities have joined a campaign against Pegida, a group protesting against what it sees as the "Islamisation" of Europe.
80 public figures have backed a petition in German newspaper Bild. following a rally by thousands of people in the eastern city of Dresden.
Demonstrations against Pegida have also taken place, with lights being switched off at cathedrals and Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.
06 Jan 2015
- From the section Europe