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German authorities under fire over bomb plot suspect suicide

German authorities were under pressure Thursday to explain how a Syrian suspect detained over a bomb plot could have committed suicide in jail, seriously hampering investigations into the alleged planned attack. The death in custody marks a second official "fiasco" after police commandos earlier botched the arrest of Jaber al-Bakr, sparking a nationwide weekend-long manhunt that only ended when the suspect's compatriots captured and handed him in to officers.
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