German police foil massive ‘BERLIN ISIS PLOT’ — 4 Muslim Migrants Arrested

ByPamela Geller on February 4, 2016
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Police took down one cell out of probably dozens (maybe more). Four million more migrant reinforcements are expected this spring.

Fake papers abound as the Democrats block a bill to tighten the vetting process.

“Police arrest Algerian suspects over ‘Berlin IS plot,’  By Hui Min Neo, AFP, February 4, 2016:

Berlin (AFP) – German police Thursday arrested three Algerians suspected of links to the Islamic State group after raids targeting several sites, including refugee shelters where some of the suspects lived.
In all, four Algerians “from the jihadist scene are under investigation over suspicions that they are planning a serious act threatening the security of the state”, Berlin police said.

The group was suspected of planning a possible strike against the German capital, a spokesman for Berlin prosecutors told AFP.

The alleged involvement of Algerians in an IS plot and the link to refugee shelters is expected to add fuel to a raging debate over the 1.1 million asylum seekers that Germany took in last year.

North African migrants have already been in the spotlight after they were blamed for a rash of sexual assaults during New Year Eve’s festivities in the western German city of Cologne.

But the latest arrests risk compounding fears that jihadists are taking advantage of the massive influx of asylum seekers to slip into Europe undetected.
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German police raided a flat in Hannover, northern Germany on February 4, 2016 (AFP Photo/Uwe Dillenb …

The operation came as a huge police deployment was underway in Cologne to avoid a repeat of the New Year’s Eve attacks during the giant week-long carnival festivities which begin Thursday.

One of the two men captured is wanted by Algerian authorities for his alleged links to IS, police said, adding that “investigations show that he has been trained militarily in Syria.”

The suspect and his wife, who was also detained and sought by Algiers over alleged connections with IS, lived in a refugee shelter in Attendorn, about 80 kilometres (50 miles) from Cologne.

The second Algerian man was arrested on suspicion of falsifying identity documents.

Police officers tracked down two other suspects but did not arrest them.
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A flag with the inscription “Refugees Welcome” on display in Villingen-Schwenningen, south …

National news agency DPA said one of the Algerians had contact with Belgium’s Islamist movement and had travelled at least once in recent weeks to Molenbeek, the troubled Brussels neighbourhood which has emerged as a hotbed of extremism.

Berlin police said however that they were still investigating the link.

– ‘Threat remains high’ –

Some 450 officers took part in the operation in Berlin and the states of North Rhine-Westphalia and Lower Saxony, and seized computers and mobile telephones.

Among the locations searched were “the refugee shelters where the suspects lived,” Berlin police spokesman Stefan Redlich told news channel N24.

He also told a news conference that two of the four suspects had sought to pass themselves off as Syrians, who benefit from more liberal asylum policies than other nationalities.

In Berlin, police officers led away a man who had his head covered with a towel, according to an AFP photographer at the scene.

No weapons were found in the operation, Redlich said, but mass circulation daily Bild said that investigators were searching for explosives.

Berlin’s home affairs chief Frank Henkel said the “level of threat posed by Islamist militants remains high”.

“We have every reason to remain vigilant and careful. Therefore there should be a systematic crackdown on the Islamist scene, especially if there are likely links to IS,” he said.

Since the November attacks in Paris, which killed 130 people and were claimed by IS, German authorities have issued terror alerts on several occasions.

In November, a Germany-Netherlands football match was called off, and on New Year’s Eve, several Munich railway stations were closed over such threats.

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  • Darrell Standing

    http://i.imgur.com/V2w3azB.gif

    Will Mullah Obama be spending some time in Europe this Spring to meet them with welcome baskets … or will he be too busy doing that in the US !!! 😎

    • Mahou Shoujo

      Mullah, mullah White mosque fake
      Who is really on “the take”
      The U.S.A you give not a dam
      Selling it for money from islam
      For lying treachery, in hell you’ll bake.

    • Joe Manhattaner

      Mullah Mullah on the wall’
      Who’s the biggest bastard of them all?

    • joe1429

      Go Trump!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! T minus 10 mos and counting!!

  • Be Still

    Alas Europe, I knew thee well.

  • Michael Garfinkel

    First, the German police should be arresting Merkel on the charge of destroying Germany.

    • John Galt

      Good point, but why only Merkel? Her helpers should not be forgotten.

    • joe1429

      She will get hers….when the people wake up!!!!!

      • Michael Garfinkel

        By the time they “wake up” they’re likely to find a dozen Muslim migrants under the bed.

  • Steve

    Why not plant security cameras and listening devices in the refugee sites. As much as it pains those who will cry about privacy it pains victims of terrorism more about death. Citizens especially women should all get trained attack dogs to fend off fanatics. Above all protests in mass need to continue and perpetrators need to be given justice due.

  • joe1429

    The muzrats are just getting warmed up, and settled in!! Wait until they go full blown terror attacks in the e u !! The trojan horse will srike hard and unmerciful on the e u

  • Truth Triumps

    Terror Jihadis came in the Mask of Refugees were given Carpeted Reception, by Germany, because of the Influence of Infiltrated Islamic Trojan Horses in German Administration. Transformation of Germany to Germarabia can be seen shortly.