German prosecutors file terror charge against teenage girl
29 August 2016, 14:32
Berlin – German federal prosecutors have indicted a teenage girl
on charges of attempted murder and supporting a terrorist organisation.
say the 16-year-old German-Moroccan citizen was acting on behalf of the Islamic
State group when she seriously wounded a policeman with a kitchen knife at
Hannover's central train station on February 26.
whose surname wasn't given due to privacy rules, is also being charged with
committing serious bodily harm. Police arrested her at the scene of the attack.
say in Monday's statement they also are charging a 19-year-old German-Syrian
man with failing to prevent the attack.
Mohamad Hasan K knew the girl was planning to carry out a "martyrdom
operation" in Germany on behalf of ISIS.