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Berlin - After Attack On Jewish Owned Restaurant Minister Says German Spy Chief Has Lost Credibility

Published on: September 13, 2018 02:00 PM
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FILE -  Hans-Georg Maassen (L), President of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, sits next to Minister of Interior, Construction and Homeland Horst Seehofer (R) during a hearing at the Parliamentary Control Commission for German secret services at the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, 12 September 2018. EPAFILE -  Hans-Georg Maassen (L), President of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, sits next to Minister of Interior, Construction and Homeland Horst Seehofer (R) during a hearing at the Parliamentary Control Commission for German secret services at the Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, 12 September 2018. EPA

Berlin - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Thursday that the head of the domestic intelligence agency had lost his credibility and that consequences should follow.

“Whoever heads up a security institution in our country must enjoy full confidence and it is clear that this confidence no longer exists and there must be consequences,” Scholz, a Social Democrat, told reporters.

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Spy agency chief Hans-Georg Maassen has been under fire since he questioned the authenticity of video footage showing right-wing extremists chasing migrants in the city of Chemnitz.



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 Sep 13, 2018 at 03:52 PM Buchwalter Says:

Those antisemites ae the grandchildren or children of the einsatzgruppen who shot to death Jewish children abnd neb abd women. YMSH Germany a land of hate and murder of Jews

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