Suspected IS member arrested in Esslingen | EUROtoday

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The Iraqi had been ready to hold out assaults on behalf of IS since getting into Germany in October 2022. According to a report by SWR, nevertheless, the person “had neither a concrete attack plan nor a specific target.”

The man was introduced earlier than the investigating choose on the Federal Court of Justice on Wednesday and has been in custody since then, the Federal Prosecutor's Office mentioned. He is “strongly suspected” of being a member of a terrorist group overseas. Officers from the Federal Criminal Police Office, the State Criminal Police Office of Baden-Württemberg and the Esslingen Criminal Investigation Department have been concerned within the arrest.

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