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German Intelligence Warns of Massive Increase in Islamists

The Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), Germany’s domestic intelligence service, warns that the number of radical Islamists has grown enormously in the last four years. Since 2013, the number of Islamists has skyrocketed from a mere

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 01: A Muslim man stands outside the Bilal mosque in Griesheim district while police investigate inside on February 1, 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany. Approximately 1,000 police officers were involved in the anti-terror raids of 54 residences, apartments and businesses across the state of Hesse. …

German Police Arrest Radical Islamist Plotting Terror Attack

German police in the state of Lower Saxony have announced the arrest of a radical Islamist who they say was plotting terror attacks against authorities. The prosecutor’s office in Celle and the police in Göttingen announced the arrest of the

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, …

Polish Driver In Berlin Massacre Shot Hours Before Attack

Lukasz Urban the Polish truck driver who was hijacked on December 19th by Islamic State fighter Anis Amri was shot and stabbed hours before the Berlin attack according to new reports. The report comes as the results of the autopsy on


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

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 / …

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”.