US News Terror police in pre-dawn raids across Germany

17:25  10 may  2017
17:25  10 may  2017 Source:   Sky News

Shot woman arrested on release from hospital

  Shot woman arrested on release from hospital A woman who was shot in a police terror raid in Willesden has left hospital and has been arrested under the Terrorism Act. The woman was hit by gunfire when armed officers entered a property in Harlesden Road, shortly before 7pm on Thursday evening.The 21-year-old, who was among a number of people under investigation, was wounded during the operation and taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service.No others were injured.On Sunday, the woman was discharged from hospital but was immediately held on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorist acts under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

Terror police have carried out a series of raids in search of Islamic State members in four federal states across Germany . Officers raided homes in pre - dawn operations in the eastern city of Leipzig in Saxony on Wednesday.

(NBC NEWS) LONDON — Police made eight arrests overnight in connection with the terror attack near the U.K. Parliament that killed three people and left 29 others injured, including an American. Armed officers raided at least six homes in Birmingham and London, although investigators still

German police carried out raids in homes across four federal states© Getty German police carried out raids in homes across four federal states

Terror police have carried out a series of raids in search of Islamic State members in four federal states across Germany.

Loading...

Load Error

Officers raided homes in pre-dawn operations in the eastern city of Leipzig in Saxony on Wednesday.

Similar raids were carried out in Saxony-Anhalt, Berlin and Bavaria - but there are conflicting reports about whether any arrests were made.

A police spokeswoman said the searches related to three people suspected of links to IS.

Two of the suspects are accused of membership of IS, while the third is suspected of supporting a terrorist organisation. Two are also accused of weapons violations.

Shot woman arrested on release from hospital

  Shot woman arrested on release from hospital A woman who was shot in a police terror raid in Willesden has left hospital and has been arrested under the Terrorism Act. The woman was hit by gunfire when armed officers entered a property in Harlesden Road, shortly before 7pm on Thursday evening.The 21-year-old, who was among a number of people under investigation, was wounded during the operation and taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service.No others were injured.On Sunday, the woman was discharged from hospital but was immediately held on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorist acts under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

COUNTER- TERRORISM police have carried out more than a dozen raids across Germany including on a refugee centre after receiving a tip-off about an "imminent attack" linked to Islamic State (ISIS) militants. German police shoot machete-wielding man after ' terror attack'.

Feb 28, 2017 BERLIN — German police launched pre - dawn raids Tuesday on a Berlin mosque frequented by Tunisian Christmas market attack suspect 1 Feb 2017 MOSQUES and homes across Germany have been raided in a massive police operation to thwart an Islamic State terror attack.

Homes have been raided in Germany following two earlier arrests© Getty Homes have been raided in Germany following two earlier arrests German interior minister Thomas de Maiziere said the raids showed that country's security forces "are prepared to strike" against the threat of international terrorism.

The federal prosecutions office said the suspects are believed to be connected to a suspected IS militant arrested near Leipzig less than a week ago.

According to media reports, the 29-year-old Syrian national, identified only as Ahmad A, was arrested by heavily armed police during a driving lesson.

He had allegedly pledged allegiance to the terrorist organisation in 2013 and had fought in Syria for several years.

Police believe the suspects are also connected to a Syrian arrested in 2016 who was thought to be planning a bombing attack in Dusseldorf.

Video: Germany to search all its military barracks for Nazi memorabilia
(Provided by Veuer)

Four held in east London over alleged UK terror plot .
Scotland Yard said the men were detained on suspicion of being concerned in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism.Scotland Yard said the men were detained on suspicion of being concerned in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

Source: http://uk.pressfrom.com/news/world/us-news/-154350-terror-police-in-pre-dawn-raids-across-germany/

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!