German police have ramped up security measures due to a Neo-Nazi festival that is set to take place in the small East German town of Ostritz on Friday. Footage shows the small German town where cordons and checkpoints have been established throughout. Anti-fascist groups have reportedly vowed to stage counter-protests, and local politicians and church leaders have organised a separate event... Еще, dubbed the 'Peace Festival.' The festival is called the Shield and Sword, or 'SS' festival, and is set to begin on April 20, the birthday of Former German Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. According to the festival's website, it is organised under the motto 'Reconquista Europa' and will feature concerts, tattoo conventions and martial arts displays.