The Cologne-based criminal defense lawyer Mustafa Kaplan has been refunded due to an extreme right-wing hate mail with the subject “NSU 2.0” criminal complaint against unknown. The Letter went on Monday to the Prosecutor’s office in Cologne, it is the MIRROR. Kaplan is in Germany as an advocate of NSU Victims, known and represents the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a dispute with the TV-man Jan böhmermann.
The case is controversial against the Background of the investigations against a suspected law of extreme network in the Frankfurt police. The origin of the method lies in a Fax to the attorney-at-law Seda Basay-Yildiz. In it, the Unknown is threatening, under the code name “NSU 2.0” with violence against the daughter of a lawyer. She represented as a chaplain in the NSU-process in addition to plaintiff.
Kaplan said the MIRROR, he guess is in the Mail to him, “the same source” as in the case of the Frankfurt colleague. Not only is the term “NSU 2.0” dive on, but also “the violence in the language”. He felt threatened, and wanted to hide but, “” says Kaplan. “Obviously, the goal is to make people with a migration background silence.” The lawyer expects that the Cologne public Prosecutor submitted his case to the colleagues in Frankfurt, in order to concentrate the investigations.
sender of the “Wehrmacht”
The hate mail received chaplain on Sunday morning. The distribution according to the Post, went to multiple criminal defenders, journalists and press offices of the investigating authorities. The sender is “Wehrmacht” calls in tangled lines, among other things, tens of millions of euros in the network currency Bitcoin, and is threatening the murder of children and servants.
According to SPIEGEL information has threatened the anonymous senders in the past few weeks, several times a criminal defense lawyer known to represent people with a migration background. A specific note to the Frankfurt case, the mail may not deliver accordingly.
Kaplan said he had ignored several times in the past abusive post. But this time a threshold was exceeded. “I’m going to assume that I was selected, especially as the addressee, because I represent the Turkish President in the Bohemian man-thing.”
Because of the extreme-right network in 1. Area of the Frankfurt police are investigating the Landeskriminalamt Hessen. The Prosecutor’s office pursued the suspect on incitement to hatred and the Use of anti-constitutional symbols against five officials. You should have shared in a chat group, rather extreme ideas. 1. The area is also the home address of the lawyer had been interrogated. The data appeared in the threatening Fax.
Whether the police sent the Fax, itself, or the information to third parties gifts, is unclear. Meanwhile, the investigations were extended, apparently, to other Hessian police service.