This is just a question of formality. Both parties wanted the parliament dissolved because they were hoping that new elections would oust the SPD, the sworn enemy of all radicals.

Aufstieg und Fall eines Tschekisten. According to John Koehler, Plan X had been in preparation since and was, "a carbon copy of how the Nazi concentration camps got their start after Hitler came to power in

With the approval of the Soviets, Mielke's commanding officer from Spain, Wilhelm Zaisser , was appointed as the Stasi's head. Finding ample evidence of Mielke's involvement, Kühnast ordered the arrest of the communist policeman. Bonilla Island.