‘Syrian’ Asylum Seeker Arrested as Cops Rumble Berlin Suicide Bomb Plot

A 17-year-old ‘Syrian’ asylum seeker has been arrested in Brandenburg, Germany after authorities found evidence he was planning a suicide bombing in the capital of Berlin. Brandenburg Minister of the Interior Karl-Heinz Schröter said the 17-year-old, presumed Syrian, who came


German Authorities Charge Syrian Migrant With Plotting Terror Attack in Denmark

A Syrian migrant with known Islamic State sympathies who was intercepted at the German-Danish border with materials for making explosives will be charged with plotting a terror attack – but only after spending six months in custody as authorities claimed they had difficulty bringing charges against him.

A policeman of a special unit stands next to police cars on the grounds of the Bilal mosque in the Griesheim district of Frankfurt am Main, western Germany, on February 1, 2017. German police arrested a Tunisian man suspected of recruiting for the Islamic State group and planning an attack, …

Half a Million Asylum Seekers on German Welfare Handouts

According to new statistics, over half a million asylum seekers now receive some kind of welfare benefit from the German state. In neighbouring Austria, the migrant unemployment rate is now over 20 per cent.


Police Report: Migrant Crime Drastically Increased in 2016

The German Federal Criminal Police Office (BKA) has released a new report which claims that crimes committed by migrants rapidly increased in 2016 compared to the previous year. The new report from the BKA states that in 2016 there was

Police officers walk up the steps to the Cologne cathedral next to jesters dressed as special response units near the central station in Cologne's on February 4, 2016 in Cologne, western Germany. Germany's carnival season kicks off with increased security in Cologne, a city rocked by a rash of reported …

Migrant Who Murdered Pensioner Asks for Death Penalty

A migrant who robbed and then brutally murdered a German pensioner and wrote “the time of revenge has come” in Arabic on her wall has asked the judge for the death penalty. His request was denied.


Undocumented Migrants To Be Made To Hand Over Mobile Phones

Migrants who arrive in Germany without identification papers or a passport may soon have their mobile phones confiscated so that authorities can determine their country of origin. The number of migrants arriving in Germany with no form of identification has been

A migrant looks at his cell phone in a "Centre dAccueil et dOrientation pour migrants" (CAO - Reception and Orientation Center for Migrants) on January 4, 2017 in Saint-Brevin-les-Pins, western France. / AFP / LOIC VENANCE (Photo credit should read LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)

Majority of Germans Support Afghan Deportations

A new survey has shown that although there have been a number of protests against deporting failed asylum seekers to Afghanistan, the majority of the German public agree with the deportations. The study, commissioned by a German magazine and carried


Germany’s Islamist Scene Growing: Security Chief

BERLIN (AFP) – Germany’s domestic security chief warned Sunday that the country’s radical Islamist scene is not only growing, but becoming more decentralised, posing greater challenges to surveillance operations. In an interview with national news agency DPA, Hans-Georg Maassen also defended

German officials inspect the truck that Anis Amri drove through a packed Berlin Christmas market on December 19, 2016