Printer Friendly

German police release 2 suspects in attack plot.

Summary: German authorities Wednesday freed two men, including one Lebanese, initially suspected last month of acquiring chemicals for a possible bombing ahead of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks' anniversary and a papal visit.

BERLIN: German authorities Wednesday freed two men, including one Lebanese, initially suspected last month of acquiring chemicals for a possible bombing ahead of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks' anniversary and a papal visit.

Prosecutors pressed no charges against the men, a 24-year-old German of Lebanese origin and a 28-year-old Palestinian from the Gaza Strip. Police took the pair into custody Sept.8 and raided their homes as well as a mosque in the Wedding neighborhood of Berlin.

Copyright 2011, The Daily Star. All rights reserved.

Provided by Syndigate.info an Albawaba.com company
COPYRIGHT 2011 Al Bawaba (Middle East) Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2011 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

 
Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:The Daily Star (Beirut, Lebanon)
Date:Oct 27, 2011
Words:126
Previous Article:New Cubs president promises 'culture change'.
Next Article:Litani River Authority workers to stage strike.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters