German police: Suspected accomplice of suicide bomber arrested

Berlin (dpa) - German police arrested a suspected accomplice of the Syrian man who blew himself up outside a music festival venue in southern Germany early on Monday, a police official says.

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Islamic State claims Ansbach, Germany bomb attack

Islamic State says the perpetrator of the Ansbach bomb attack was one of its "soldiers," who was acting in response to calls to target member states of the international coalition fighting Islamic State.

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Suicide bomber pledged Islamic State allegiance in smartphone video

The suicide bomber who injured 15 people in southern Germany at the weekend vowed to commit a terrorist attack in Germany in footage found on his mobile phone, Bavaria's top security official said Monday.

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Festival suicide bomber injures 12; Germany probes terrorist links

A bombing in the Bavarian town of Ansbach that killed one and injured 12 others was "very likely" an act of Islamist terrorism, a state government official said Monday.

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