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What causes some German soldiers to appear to be against democracy?

German police raid a far-right terrorist organization, arrest 25 in what they call a plot to overthrow government. Suspects include several former members of the Bundeswehr, Germany’s military, and one active member. This latest scandal shows the need for a root-and-branch investigation of the military, writes Julian Zelizer. German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier spoke of a “new level” of threat. Marie-Agnes Strack-Zimmermann said the authorities must “dry out this brown soup”.