Torched Migrant Centre Housed Known Troublemakers

The Dusseldorf exhibition centre that was subject of migrant arson is revealed to have had previous problems with violent migrants. Last month parts of the Dusseldorf international exhibition centre burned to the ground in a spectacular column of flame and smoke.

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Police Crackdown on North African Gangs Sees Arrest of 40 Migrants

A massive raid of a Düsseldorf neighborhood believed to be a hub for North African gangs has netted 40 arrests for crimes such as pickpocketing, robbery and drug dealing.  Three-hundred police, backed by federal officers and state administration officials, conducted the Saturday evening raids in the capital of the

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Germanwings Pilot Treated for ‘Suicidal Tendencies’

More background information on Andreas Lubitz, the Germanwings co-pilot who crashed his plane into the Alps after locking his captain out of the cockpit and killed 150 people, has trickled out over the weekend. Investigation of his medical history has uncovered vision problems that might have made him anxious about the impending termination of his flight career–an even-more stressful development because he reportedly had a baby on the way.