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Officers of a special task force stand in front of an apartment building in Eisenhuettenstadt, eastern Germany, on August 17, 2016.
German police has arrested a 27-year old man who is suspected of having planned an explosives attack on a street festival, local authorities said. / AFP / dpa / Patrick Pleul / Germany OUT        (Photo credit should read PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

German Police Arrest Islamist Terror Suspect

German police have announced the arrest of a young man who is alleged to have been plotting to bomb a town festival near the German capital of Berlin. Police in the Brandenburg region of Germany near the Polish border said the

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Senior German Ministers Call For Burka Ban

Senior German Ministers have called for a ban on wearing the burka to be included in the new “Berlin Declaration” security measures. One CDU member called the full-face veil “a symbol of oppression and parallel societies”.