Worldwide

Two people killed in shooting near synagogue in Germany

Two people killed in shooting near synagogue in Germany”

A deadly shooting broke out in the eastern German city of Halle on Wednesday afternoon, German police said, killing at least two people.

Several shots were fired and the suspected assailants then fled in a auto, police said in a tweet.

The Bild newspaper said the attack took place near a synagogue in the Paulus area of the city but this has not been officially confirmed.

The police said one person had now been arrested, but other suspects are believed to have fled in a vehicle.

"Our forces have detained one person", the Halle police wrote in a tweet. "We have deployed forces in and around Halle and are trying to stabilise the situation until we have all the relevant information".

Halle main railway station was sealed off to all mainline train traffic after the gunfire in an attempt to stop the attacker fleeing.

One suspect has been arrested, police said, though it was not immediately clear how many assailants were involved.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


09 October 2019
Not abandoning the Kurds, says Trump
Turkey has been fighting a Kurdish insurgency led by the PKK, in which an estimated 40,000 people have died, since 1984. On Monday, Trump defended the decision, Haaretz reported , saying that USA support for Syrian Kurds was too costly.

09 October 2019
Company planning to pull together Apple Music, Arcade, News
That said, Apple isn't really intending to get more profit over the bundled content, analysts speaking to FT said. The super bundles could come in tiers, with each tier bundle having a different offering and a different price.

09 October 2019
Alaska again at the top of sexually transmitted disease rates
Antibiotics can cure chlamydia , gonorrhea and syphilis, but many people fail to get screened and treated for the diseases. Harvey, executive director of the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD). "The public's health is in danger".

09 October 2019
Oil falls on concerns over U.S.-China talks, weak economic data
US stocks tumbled on Tuesday and the pan-European STOXX 600 index snapped a two-day winning streak to lose 1 per cent. U.S. and Chinese officials meet in Washington on October 10-11 in a fresh effort to work out a deal, which U.S.

09 October 2019
Advance polls for federal election open Friday
On Election Day, supervisors will show up at their stations at 5 a.m., with poll workers following no later than 6 a.m. Voting at an Elections Canada office is different than voting on election day or advance polling days.

09 October 2019
Joker director finally explains that last crucial scene
According to Box Office Mojo , " Joker " has topped the previous $80.25 million opening record of the 2018 movie " Venom ". Joker , starring Joaquin Phoenix , is off to a superhero-sized start at the box office.

09 October 2019
17-year-old planned school shooting before mother alerted police
His mother said that when he was confronted about it, he told her it was " just a story " and a product of his vivid imagination. The teenager made a note to "eliminate self after optimum damage" in the writings.

25 July 2019
Improve your level of Ukrainian language with NovaMova
A lot of people want to speak and read Ukrainian language correctly, for example: students, pupils, foreigners and many others. This immersion learning method will be very comfortable for every person and you will be highly satisfied with the result.

24 May 2019
Upcoming Online Slot Releases
Look out for Temple of Nugdes! Ancient Fortunes: Zeus Here is one last upcoming game, this time from the prolific Microgaming. This is mixed with a whole bunch of bonus features and extras, making for what will be a very popular game once it goes live.

07 March 2018
Great mobile phone for under 200$ - Umidigi S2
As per the manufacturer claims, this phone has a standby time of 6 days when fully charged and comes with a talk time of 30 hours. In the back, Umidigi S2 has a high-security fingerprint scanner (unlocks the device in just 0.1 to 0.3 seconds).