Escaped inmates from Berlin prison at start of 2018, new social media law in full effect


Nine inmates escaped from Plötzensee prison over the span of five days, resulting in a busy beginning of 2018 for some Berlin politicians. Some have called for Senator of Justice Dirk Behrendt to step down.

Andreas Kluth, Editor-in-Chief of Handelsblatt Global, joins Monika Müller-Kroll to give more details about the incident and to talk about a new German law combating hate speech on social media.

Photo by Andreas Eldh.