Prince Heinrich XIII Reuss was arrested at his home in Frankfurt on December 7. Photo: dpa via AP
Prince Heinrich XIII Reuss was arrested at his home in Frankfurt on December 7. Photo: dpa via AP
Germany

Who is Prince Heinrich XIII Reuss, the right-wing businessman at centre of Germany coup plot?

  • Heinrich XIII, descendant of a noble family, was arrested along with other far-right extremists for allegedly seeking to overthrow the government
  • The clan said it had cut ties with the real estate businessman 14 years ago, rejecting him as a ‘mad old man

Prince Heinrich XIII Reuss was arrested at his home in Frankfurt on December 7. Photo: dpa via AP
Prince Heinrich XIII Reuss was arrested at his home in Frankfurt on December 7. Photo: dpa via AP
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