German anti-terrorism raids locate IS suspect, but no explosives

A special commando unit failed to uncover explosives in an anti-terrorism operation in Germany, authorities said on Tuesday, adding that no arrests had been made.

IS-linked terrorism suspect was "handed over" to German police

German investigators said Monday a 22-year-old Syrian who is accused of planning a terrorist attack had links to the Islamic State group, and was handed over to police after being bound and held captive by three other Syrians.

German federal prosecutor takes charge of bomb suspect investigation

The German Federal Prosecutor's Office on Sunday has taken over the investigation in the eastern city of Chemnitz of a suspected planned bomb attack which they are labelling an act of Islamist terrorism.

German police launch manhunt for Syria-born bomb suspect

A nationwide manhunt for a 22-year-old Syrian man suspected of planning a bomb attack was under way in Germany on Sunday, as three of his alleged accomplices faced criminal charges in court.

Three arrested after German police find explosives in flat

German police arrested three men in the eastern city of Chemnitz on Saturday in connection with a raid of a flat earlier that day over a suspected bomb attack.

Syrian suspect flees after German police find explosives in flat

German police are searching for a 22-year-old Syrian man who fled after they found traces of explosives in a flat in the eastern German city of Chemnitz on Saturday.

Police find traces of explosives in German flat, say suspect at large

German police found traces of explosives after searching a flat in the eastern town of Chemnitz on Saturday, adding that a suspect has fled the scene, a spokesman for criminal investigators said.

German police chief admits officers couldn't control anti-migrant mob

The chief of police in the German city of Chemnitz has admitted that officers struggled to gain control when an angry mob attempted to block migrants from getting off a bus in a nearby town.