has not been able to prevent The attack on Berlin’s breitscheidplatz in December 2016, with twelve deaths, the Federal criminal police office (BKA). Also, a few months before died in a knife attack in a train at Würzburg and in the case of a suicide attack in Ansbach in July of 2016, people in Germany, by Terror killed.

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In other cases, sees it differently, such as “RP Online” relying on the Federal criminal police office in Wiesbaden reported. Thus, German security authorities have prevented since 2010, a total of 13 terrorist attacks. All had an Islamist Background. Five of the attacks had been planned in North Rhine-Westphalia.

On the list of foiled terrorist acts about a planned bomb attack and a firearms attack of the so-called düsseldorf cell from the year 2011. The botched bomb attack at Bonn Central station in 2012, the BKA lists, as well as the foiled assassination attempt on the Chairman of the party Pro NRW.

Prevented terrorist attacks in almost the whole of Germany

But also could be prevented in Chemnitz, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Schwerin, lower Saxony, Germany, Karlsruhe, and Frankfurt, according to the newspaper’s Islamist attacks. From the years 2016 and 2017, the BKA announced two more attacks on Bundeswehr soldiers, but not to mention places to do this – just as little as one incident this year, arrested on suspicion of preparing a serious seditious act of violence. This could be a RAID on the 30. March act, in the case of the police in North Rhine-Westphalia and Baden-Württemberg ten alleged Islamists has taken. Not confirmed this connection.

RP reported that the BKA did not want to call for more Anti-Terror operations from the determination tactical reasons. So it could be that the actual number of prevented attacks is even higher than now known.

sources: RP-Online