Activists gathered two days before the first anniversary of the Halle attack, on Wednesday, in memory of those killed and in solidarity with the survivors and to condemn anti-Semitism and right wing terrorism.
Activists held placards reading «Respect, solidarity, no space for hate» and «Against all anti-Semitism, never again Germany.»
«I am here to support the victims from the terrorist attack from the 9 October 2019 and I am here to show some solidarity, « said activist Eker.
On October 9, 2019, Stephan Balliet opened fire close to a synagogue in Halle, after failing to gain entry to the building he killed two people. He was arrested in the town of Zeitz and charged with two counts of murder, and several of attempted murder, with «anti-Semitic, racist and xenophobic» intention by a regional court.