November 15, 2016

Germany Raids Islamist Group True Religion

Germany has raided and banned the group for knowingly recruiting for Islamic State.

De Maizière announced that the group would now be officially banned in Germany for inciting hate and spreading extremism. “Today's measure is a clear signal, we are taking decisive and comprehensive action against all efforts directed against our freedom and our fundamental values,” he said.

The sweeping move came as Germany has been expanding its counterterror operations, including the arrest last week of five men who allegedly raised money and aided in the recruitment of fighters for the Islamic State.

Long time readers will know there is a history of extremists in Germany, the terrorist media Group GIMF was based mostly in Germany. The specialized in translating and rebroadcasting snuff videos and other terrorist propaganda.

Hat Tip: Laura.

By Howie at 07:55 AM | Comments |