Islamist suspect arrested over Dortmund bus blast

Wednesday, 12. April 2017 14:22

German prosecutors said on Wednesday that police have arrested a man in connection with last night's Borussia Dortmund team bus explosion, according to BBC.

The suspect has Islamist background, German police confirmed, Russia Today reported.

Earlier today, local media reported that a letter was found on site of the blast, claiming that the attack was a response to German military involvement in the Syrian crisis. According to the report, the letter blamed German authorities for participating in surveillance operations against the extremist organization Islamic State (ISIS).

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