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9 dead in 'xenophobic' Germany bar shootings

Feb 20, 2020 - 11:14 AM

(UPDATED) Federal counterterror prosecutors announce they are investigating the case, which shows 'signs of a xenophobic motive'

WRECK. Emergency services and police work at the scene of a shooting in Hanau, western Germany, on February 20, 2020. Photo by Yann Schreiber/AFP

Gunman kills 6 in Germany attack – police

Jan 24, 2020 - 11:10 PM

The shooter, believed to have a personal motive, launches an assault in the town of Rot am See

SHOOTING. A policeman secures the area close to a house where a shooter, believed to have a personal motive, launched an assault on January 24, 2020l, in the town of Rot am See in southwestern Germany. Photo by Marijan Murat/DPA/AFP

German leaders pay respects at scene of deadly anti-Semitic attack

Oct 10, 2019 - 7:23 PM

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, joined by Israeli ambassador Jeremy Issacharoff and local officials, lay flowers outside the synagogue before meeting with Jewish community leaders inside

PAYING RESPECTS. German leaders arrive at the synagogue in Halle, eastern Germany, on October 10, 2019, one day after the attack where two people were shot dead. Photo by Axel Schmidt/AFP

German gunman published 'manifesto' before anti-Semitic attack – SITE

Oct 10, 2019 - 2:09 PM

The gunman also films the attack and posts a video online in which he launches a diatribe against Jews

VIGIL. People leave candles and flowers at a vigil at the Marktplatz in Halle an der Saale, eastern Germany, on October 9, 2019, after a heavily-armed man shot two people dead. Photo by Swen Pfortner/dpa/AFP

2 dead as German synagogue targeted in Yom Kippur attack

Oct 09, 2019 - 8:02 PM

(UPDATED) One suspect was captured but with a manhunt ongoing for other perpetrators, security has been tightened in synagogues in other eastern German cities while Halle itself is in lockdown

DEADLY SHOOTING. Picture taken on May 5, 2013 shows a Star of David on the synagogue of the Jewish community in Halle an der Saale, eastern Germany. At least two people were killed on October 9, 2019 in a shooting on a street in the German city of Halle, police say, adding that the perpetrators are on the run. File photo by Jan Woitas/DPA/AFP

German football team spent night in Paris stadium after attacks

Nov 14, 2015 - 8:17 PM

The attacks at several locations in Paris erupt in the middle of Germany s away match against France at the Stade de France

A NIGHT IN THE STADIUM. Players of German national football team react after the final whistle of the international friendly match against France at Stade de France. At least 26 people have died in attacks in Paris on Friday, November 13 after reports of a shootout and explosions near the Stade de France stadium. Photo from UWE ANSPACH/EPA