Planned bomb attack East of Berlin

Key Details:

17/08/2016 from Qatar

  • A man with Islamist links who is suspected of planning a bomb attack on a festival was arrested by armed police commandos.

-Police said he is suspected of stockpiling materials that could be used as explosives.

  • German special forces detained the 27-year-old in the town of Eisenhuettenstadt.

-East of Berlin and near the border with Poland.