High ranking officials now deny the “man hunt” allegations but are attacked for that both by the German Federal Government and by leftist politicians.
The AfD (Alternative für Deutschland, Alternative for Germany, the third largest party in the German Federal Parliament) called for a “Grieving march” for Saturday, 1 September, in Chemnitz.
Mass hysteria continues in the media and among politicians. But a few sane voices start to appear, too.
The civic movement “Pro Chemnitz” called for a registered demonstration on Monday, 27 August, at 6 p.m. Mass hysteria starts in the media and among politicians.
News of Daniel Hillig’s killing appeared in social media. As a result, there have been two spontaneous demonstrations during the afternoon, according to a Police report.
The Chemnitz City Festival progressed without serious problems until the early morning of Sunday, 26 August. At that time there was a violent confrontation between “several persons of different nationalities” in the Chemnitz city center.