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Germany investigates possible political motive for rail arson attacks

(Source: The Guardian, June 19, 2017)

LONDON — German police are investigating whether a string of arson attacks that have disabled parts of the rail network across the country could be part of a coordinated scheme with a political motive. Overnight fires at signal boxes and cable ducts caused huge delays on rail routes in and out of Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne, Dortmund, Leipzig, Bremen and Bad Bevensen.

Full story: The Guardian

Monday, June 19, 2017

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