German police mentioned that they had intercepted greater than 50 right-wing militias carrying tear fuel, bayonets, machetes and batons. They wished to patrol the Polish border to forestall immigrants from coming into the nation.
Vigilantes adopted the decision for the Third Highway, a far-right get together suspected of ties to neo-Nazi teams, demanding that its members cease unlawful border crossings close to the city of Guben on the German-Polish border.
A spokesperson mentioned that the police seized the weapons of fifty suspects and compelled them to depart the Guben space late Saturday evening and early Sunday morning. Some suspects got here to the Polish border from different elements of Germany.
On Saturday, dozens of individuals gathered in Guben to oppose the deliberate right-wing patrol.
Inside Minister Horst Seehofer said that Germany has despatched an extra 800 law enforcement officials to the Polish border to regulate the stream of migrants attempting to enter the European Union from Belarus. Seehofer advised Bild am Sonntag that he was going to extend this quantity “if vital.”
He added that 6,162 folks entered Germany with out authorization from Belarus and Poland final yr.
Sihofer mentioned final week that Germany doesn’t intend to shut the border with Poland, however mentioned on Sunday that the nation could have to think about resuming management.
“If the scenario on the German-Polish border doesn’t relax, we should contemplate whether or not this step ought to be taken in coordination with Poland and the Province of Brandenburg. This determination will depend upon the brand new authorities,” he added.