“Focus said the policeman was injured in the neck during the attack but that his life was not in danger. Police suspected the attack had ‘an IS background’, the magazine added. Citing sources involved in the investigation, it reported that the girl, who was arrested, has a German passport and a Moroccan background.”
“If you are not able to find an IED or a bullet, then single out the disbelieving American, Frenchman, or any of their allies. Smash his head with a rock, or slaughter him with a knife, or run him over with your car, or throw him down from a high place, or choke him, or poison him. Do not lack. Do not be contemptible. Let your slogan be, ‘May I not be saved if the cross worshipper and taghūt (ruler ruling by manmade laws) patron survives.’” — The Islamic State, September 2014
Welcome to the New Germany, courtesy Angela Merkel.
“Germany probing Islamic State link to policeman’s stabbing-magazine,” Reuters, March 3, 2016 (thanks to Lookmann):
BERLIN, March 3 (Reuters) – German prosecutors investigating a 15-year-old girl over the stabbing of a policeman in Hanover last week are exploring a possible connection to Islamic State (IS) militants, Germany’s Focus magazine reported on Thursday.
A spokesman for prosecutors in Hanover said they were exploring a possible political motive for last Friday’s attack.
Further details were not immediately available.
Focus said the policeman was injured in the neck during the attack but that his life was not in danger. Police suspected the attack had “an IS background”, the magazine added.
Citing sources involved in the investigation, it reported that the girl, who was arrested, has a German passport and a Moroccan background.
Prosecutors suspect the girl, who has not been identified, had travelled in the area around the Turkish-Syrian border and may have been radicalised, Focus reported….