A Syrian man arrested on suspicion he planned a jihadist bomb attack against a Berlin airport was found dead in his cell Wednesday after an apparent suicide, media reports said. Jaber Albakr, 22, who was arrested Monday following a two-day manhunt after police discovered explosives in his apartment, was found hanged in his cell, reported Germany's Bild daily and other media.
Calls grew Wednesday for Germany to honour and reward three Syrian "heroes" who captured a compatriot suspected of plotting to bomb a Berlin airport. "The young men deserve the Federal Cross of Merit," Social Democrat defence expert...
A Syrian man, Jaber al-Bakr, was arrested Monday on suspicions he was plotting a bombing. German officials say he killed himself in the cell where he was being held.
BERLIN (Reuters) - A Syrian migrant suspected of planning a bomb attack on a Berlin airport has committed suicide in policy custody, Spiegel Online reported on Wednesday, citing judicial sources.
Syrian refugee arrested for allegedly planning a major airport attack commits suicide in Leipzig prison cell.