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Freital

(frī`täl), city (1994 pop. 38,230), Saxony, E Germany; founded 1921. Manufactures of this industrial city include high-quality steel, machinery, leather and glass products. Coal was mined there until 1959.
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Dresden, Germany , Jumada II 19, 1439, Mar 7, 2018, SPA -- Eight suspected far-right extremists from the "Freital Group" who attacked refugee homes and political opponents have been handed prison sentences between four and 10 years in the eastern German city of Dresden.
The individuals were members of the "Freital Group", named after their base in the state of Saxony, a bastion of support for the right-wing Alternative for Germany, which won the most votes there in a Sept.
At Freital, East Germany, asylum seekers have been prisoners in the hotel where they have been housed as thugs outside shout abuse as pth t a and threaten to torch the building.
And, nearby, in the town of Freital, several hundred people held anti-refugee protests outside accommodation for asylum seekers.
Martin, 01705 Freital, DE; Richter, 01257 Dresden, DE; S.
A man walks in front of a slanting house in Freital, near Dresden, in an area devastated by the floods
SINKING: A house in Freital, near Dresden, tilts after its foundations crumbled; Picture: REUTERS; AFLOAT: A man paddles through Meissen, Saxony, after the Elbe flooded
There was a hospital toward Freital, to the west, he added.
Industry Commissioner Martin Bangemann pointed out that this is the last report for four of the companies that have been monitored over the last five years (CSI and Sidenor of Spain, Ilva of Italy and SEW Freital of Germany).