East Germany

Street signs in German cities where the neo-Nazi National Socialist Underground carried out their attacks. Photo: Reuters

Germany's 'most dangerous neo-Nazi' Beate Zschaepe finally to stand trial

Prosecutors call Beate Zschaepe Germany's most dangerous neo-Nazi and from Monday she will sit in the dock in the country's biggest far-right murder trial of the post-war period. But ahead of next week's proceedings against Zschaepe and four alleged accomplices in the southern city of Munich, the unassuming bespectacled brunette remains an enigma behind a wall of silence.