At least five people were injured after two men armed with axes went on a terror rampage at a one of Germany’s main train stations in Dusseldorf. Among the injured are a 13-year-old girl.
— Tom (@GeordieTommy_) March 9, 2017
Police have not released a motive for the attack and have said they have not ruled our terrorism.
Germany has been in a state of high-threat alert after multiple terrorist attacks this past year.
Last Year, a 17-year-old Muslim boy used an axe to attack passengers on a train in Wurzburg before being shot dead by security forces.
In the second attack, fifteen people were injured, four seriously, in a suicide bombing outside a wine bar in Ansbach, Germany. The bomber, identified as Mohammad Daleel, was a 27-year-old Syrian refugee who had pledged allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State. He was the only fatality in the incident.
Mohammad Daleel, a Syrian refugee who had pledged allegiance to ISIS.
Most recently, terrorist Anis Amri drove a truck into a Christmas market in Berlin, killing 12 people, including one Isreali tourist and injuring 48. ISIS later claimed responsibility for the attack.
So far these has been no information about the identity – or origin – of the attackers of this latest attack.