Due to suspected plans for a bomb attack in Germany, the Federal government has filed a bar charge against a Berlin-based Islamists.

since August, the prisoners Magomed-Ali C., it should be that was “to kill as many people as possible, or to at least hurt”. In the operation, which was disrupted by police officers, was involved in a meanwhile, in France, prisoners, accomplices also the subsequent Christmas-assassin Anis Amri, as the Federal government announced advocacy for the first time officially.

The Information was already in December, from a letter of the Karlsruhe authority of the investigation Committee of the Bundestag to the operations to Amris stop known.

The 31-year-old C., who is a Russian national, is suspected to have in October 2016 in Berlin “a significant amount” of explosives TATP stored. This he is said to have jointly procured with Clément B., or made, of came extra to him to Berlin. The explosives, however, was not found until today. On the search for other accomplices by the end of 2015, the contact to the Amri was created, however, was canceled in the meantime. At the beginning of October 2016 have joined Amri in the projects, it said.

The investigators believe that the Islamists were a little startled later by a police visit to C. and separated. Clément B. was later adopted in France, where he is said to have prepared a further accomplice to a stop. Amri controlled the 19. December 2016 a truck in a Berlin Christmas market, and killed twelve people. According to the Federal Prosecutor C. or Clément B. knew of this project.

Magomed-Ali C. is to be made to the Berlin court of appeal of the process. The prosecution had previously reported “time Online”.

dpa