Swastikas Painted on Church in Magdeburg
Date of incident: November 30, 2019
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
On November 30th 2019, unknown perpetrators sprayed two swastikas around the entrance doors of the Sankt-Nicolai-Kirche in Magdeburg. A police spokesman said the symbols were illegal and would be immediately painted over. Police continued to investigate the case, but state security services were likely to take over the investigation.