essen - The German police started a big action on Tuesday morning against the club Osmanen Germania. In 41 places, especially in the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia, were raids.
According to the German Interior Ministry, the group is connected to the Turkish AK party and circles around the Turkish president Erdogan. The group is known as Turkish nationalist and extreme right.
During the action, the police invaded addresses in, among others, Essen, Duisburg and Cologne in North Rhine-Westphalia. There were also raids in the states of Hessen and Baden-Württemberg.
There have been major actions against the motorcycle club before.