21st Oct 2016


Syrian terror suspect kills himself in German jail

A Syrian suspected of planning an airport attack in Berlin has killed himself in his prison cell, German officials say. Jaber al-Bakr was arrested in Leipzig on Monday after three Syrian refugees turned him in. The 22-year-old was on hunger strike and was under 24-hour surveillance, according to Der Spiegel. Bakr was granted asylum after arriving in Germany last year from Damascus province.

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