'Islamists' behind botched Bonn bombing

The Local / Germany - 15 December 2012

German prosecutors said on Friday they believed Islamist extremists were behind a botched bomb attack at Bonn train station. Media reports suggested the detonation device was triggered but for some reason the bomb did not go off.

The federal prosecutor said in a statement that there was enough evidence to suggest Monday's incident was "an attempted explosives attack by a terrorist organisation with a radical Islamist bent." (...)