German police arrests Islamist suspect

Islamist Terrorism Suspect Arrested by German Police, FAZ Says – Bloomberg.com

German police arrested a 24-year-old Turkish man allegedly recruited by a suspect on trial in Germany on charges he belonged to an Islamist cell that plotted attacks on U.S. citizens, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung said on its Web site, citing unnamed law-enforcement officials.

The man was detained on his way to a training camp in the Afghan-Pakistani border area and it’s unclear how he intended to support the Islamic Jihad Union, the newspaper said today. He allegedly was recruited by the “Sauerland cell,” named after the western German region where members were arrested in 2007

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