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Fears over Germany's growing jihadist scene

Fears over Germany's growing jihadist scene

Country: 
Germany
News Date: 
24/12/2016
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

Berlin's Christmas market truck rampage was the deadly jihadist attack Germany had long feared, as security services have warned of the growth of a shadowy Islamist scene. Rarely a week has gone by in past years without the arrest of a radical preacher, an extremist backing the Islamic State or other extremist groups with money, arms or propaganda, or of a fighter returning from Syria or Iraq.