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Germany: Three Iraqis arrested over suspected attack plot02:28

Germany: Three Iraqis arrested over suspected attack plot

Germany, Berlin
January 30, 2019 at 14:50 GMT +00:00 · Published

German police arrested three Iraqi citizens in the northern German state of on Wednesday, on the suspicion of planning "an Islamist-motivated attack," German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said at a press conference in Berlin.

According to Seehofer, the suspects were allegedly trying to build a bomb and carried out explosion experiments.

He went on to say, "The findings to date show the suspects had not yet selected a specific target for their attack. It yet has to be determined by further investigation whether the suspects could have links to any terror organisations."

Germany: Three Iraqis arrested over suspected attack plot02:28
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German police arrested three Iraqi citizens in the northern German state of on Wednesday, on the suspicion of planning "an Islamist-motivated attack," German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said at a press conference in Berlin.

According to Seehofer, the suspects were allegedly trying to build a bomb and carried out explosion experiments.

He went on to say, "The findings to date show the suspects had not yet selected a specific target for their attack. It yet has to be determined by further investigation whether the suspects could have links to any terror organisations."