BERLIN German police took the decision to shut down two main train stations in Munich after receiving “very concrete information” from the intelligence service of a friendly country that the Islamic State militant group had planned to carry out attacks in the southern city on New Year’s Eve, Bavaria Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann told a news conference on Friday.
Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae said the militant group had planned to use suicide bombers in the attack.
(Reporting by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Neil Fullick)
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Published Date: Jan 01, 2016 09:00 AM | Updated Date: Jan 01, 2016 09:00 AM