240 prosecutions in 2016, 900 this year. A similar situation to France.
Terrorism prosecutions are pushing the German judicial to its limits, according to Germany’s Die Welt newspaper.
Prosecutors have opened more than 900 cases this year, 300 of which have been transferred to the state level because the federal courts just can’t cope with the volume.
The Prosecutor General said the number of prosecutions has nearly quadrupled from the 240 prosecutions which were referred last year.
From CIW NEWS Contributor
Germany immigration war
Germany (DE) is estimated to have a population of 82.2 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 0.1% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 0.4 million.
However, the rate has been much higher since 2015 when two million immigrants entered Germany (1.14 million net).