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2006-05-31 20:08:19

By Tom Armitage WURZEN, Germany (Reuters) - In the mid-1990s, the small town of Wurzen near Leipzig in former communist east Germany was a flashpoint for neo-Nazi violence. It came close to becoming what right-wing extremists dubbed a "nationally liberated area," a place where immigrants and minorities had moved out because of violence and threats by neo-Nazi gangs. The attacks have ceased, but anti-racism campaigners say the far-right is becoming more organized and actively...

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