Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Pressure grows on Angela Merkel to close the door
An axe attack, a mass shooting, a machete assault and a suicide bomb : Germany is reeling after four deadly incidents of violence in a single week.
On Monday morning, as Germans woke to the latest news that a 27-year-old Syrian man, denied asylum in their country, had blown himself up near a music festival in Ansbach, the fear was palpable. And, holed up in her rural retreat in Uckermark, north-east of Berlin, Chancellor Angela Merkel was an obvious target for those looking for someone to blame.
Interior minister Thomas de Maizière was at pains to point out in a press conference that, while many aspects of the attacks remained unclear, none of the perpetrators – one of whom was even German born and bred – had come to the country last summer.
While two of the men were Syrian refugees and a third an asylum seeker whose country of origin is still unclear, the 18-year-old who carried out by far the bloodiest attack, killing nine people at a Munich shopping centre on Friday night, was the son of Iranian refugees who came to Germany in the 1990s.......To Read More....
My Take - Again.....it's Islam....get it!