Uk authorities have convicted a couple who named their child after the leader of the Nazi Party, Adolf Hitler.
Adam Thomas, 22, and Claudia Patatas, 38, who named their child after Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, have been convicted for being members of the banned far-right group National Action, one other Daniel Bogunovic, 27 was also convicted along the couple.
The couple gave their baby the middle name “Adolf” to express their admiration for the leader. There were reported to have shared messages praising Hitler alongside images of them dressed as members of the white supremacist Ku Klux Klan (KKK) and giving the Nazi salutes.
Three others had already pleaded guilty to membership of National Action, which was banned by the government after members of the group praised the murder of lawmaker Jo Cox by a Nazi-obsessed loner in 2016. REUTERS.
Local police chief Matt Ward said, the individuals are well structured and a threat.
“These individuals were not simply racist fantasists; we now know they were a dangerous, well-structured organization,” he said.
“Their aim was to spread neo-Nazi ideology by provoking a race war in the UK and they had spent years acquiring the skills to carry this out.”