German serious crimes police arrested two alleged former Syrian secret service agents on charges of crimes against humanity committed in Syria. Both men are accused of torture, and one is also accused of murder.
2019-01-21 Germany revokes the license of Iranian airline Mahan Air, citing the airline's involvement in Syria and other security concerns. Context: Germany, Syria
2018-08-22 In Berlin, police raid an apartment and arrest a suspected Russian Islamic extremist who had allegedly stored a large amount of TATP in October 2016 and plotted with a Frenchman to bomb an unspecified public place in Germany. Context: Berlin, Germany
2018-07-21 Israel Defense Forces extract 98 White Helmets and 324 others from recently recaptured southwestern Syrian territory into Jordan, at the request of Canada and the United States. Canada, the United Kingdom and Germany offer refuge to some of them. Two other groups intended for rescue, comprising about 800 people, do not escape. Context: Germany, Syria
2018-04-3 German police defuse a parcel bomb in Berlin. It is thought to be the fourth device sent by a blackmailer targetting DHL. Context: Berlin, Germany
2018-04-20 Around 10,000 people are evacuated from central Berlin, Germany, while bomb disposal experts defuse a 500 kg World War II–era British bomb at a construction site. Context: Berlin, Germany