Islamic State Supporter Arrested in Hamburg

The Hamburg police have on Tuesday morning a suspected supporter of the terrorist organization “Islamic State” taken.

Together with officials of the Federal Criminal Police Office and the Federal Police, she arrested the 40-year-old woman in her apartment on Kieler Strasse in Hamburg-Eimsbüttel. The Federal Prosecutor’s Office had issued the arrest warrant.

The authority in Karlsruhe charges the German citizen with having had regular contact with another possible IS member in Syria. It should have gone to planning an attack. The aim was to attack a major event in Germany place and time were therefore not yet determined.

Specifically, it is about the charge that Songul G. has concluded a mobile phone contract and created chat accounts to prepare for the attack.

In addition, she has agreed, according to the Federal Prosecutor’s Office in mobile phone messages ready to accept and marry possible assassins.

Apparently, the plan was already advanced Two IS supporters are in November 2016, have tried to travel from Syria to Germany.

According to the information, however, the project failed and was not pursued further. The accused will be presented to the investigating judge of the Federal Court of Justice no later than tomorrow. He decides on a pre-trial detention.

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