Pink Floyd singer wore costume during performance in which he imagines himself as fictional fascist dictator

“An investigation has been opened over the costume displayed at the concerts on 17 and 18 May,” Berlin police spokesperson Martin Halweg told the Guardian.

Displaying symbols of Nazi rule, including the swastika or SS insignia, is illegal in Germany,

In the 1982 film version of The Wall, Bob Geldof performed the same song in a Nazi-style uniform

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Waters wore a similar costume as part of his 2010-13 The Wall Live tour, which included nine concerts in Germany.

As part of their investigation, police in Berlin would look at footage of his previous shows in Germany2