Syrian suspect in Germany 'had ties to Islamic State'



A 22-year-old Syrian refugee arrested in Germany on Monday had ties to Islamic State, Germany's spy chief said on Tuesday, but intelligence sources said there was no evidence he was receiving orders from the militant group.
Hans-Georg Maassen, head of the domestic intelligence agency, told German broadcaster ZDF that the arrest of suspect Jaber Albakr had probably prevented an imminent attack.
"We succeeded in preventing a terrorist attack just minutes before midnight," he said. Police had been hunting for the suspect since he evaded them during a raid on Saturday.
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11 October 2016 in World News, Views: 34
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