Lutz Bachmann arriving for his trial in Dresden
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German anti-Islam leader in court for Facebook hate speech

The founder of Germany's anti-Islamist Pegida movement has gone on trial in Dresden on hate speech charges.

Lutz Bachmann, 43, is accused of inciting racial hatred in Facebook posts, in which he called refugees "cattle", "scumbags" and "filth".

Damien McGuinness reports.

  • 19 Apr 2016
  • From the section Europe
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