Ansbach bombing

Islamic State bomber in Germany had "direct contact" with accomplice

There is evidence to suggest a Syrian migrant who blew himself up outside a music festival venue in southern Germany at the weekend had "direct contact" to an accomplice via the internet, Bavaria'...

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...

German police: Suspected accomplice of suicide bomber arrested

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.

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...

Germany: Syrian suicide attacker was to be deported to Bulgaria

A Syrian migrant who blew himself up outside a music festival venue in Germany, injuring 12 people, had been due for deportation to Bulgaria, an Interior Ministry spokesman says.

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.

Recent high-profile attacks in Germany

Over the past five years in Germany there have been several high-profile attacks in which people have been injured or killed. The number has risen sharply after a recent spate of attacks.

Syrian migrant behind Ansbach explosion, minister says

An asylum seeker from Syria killed himself and injured 12 others in a bombing outside a music festival in Bavaria, a state government official said early Monday.