Germany Train Attack: Knife attack on train running in Germany, 2 killed, 5 injured
Germany Train Attack: Germany’s German newspaper Bild quoted a spokesman for the federal police as saying that a regional train in the northern German part of the country was attacked with a knife. Two people were killed and five were injured in this attack. The attack was carried out on Wednesday (January 25) at 3 pm local time. Brockstad’s train station was closed for several hours after the attack.
Local police officer Jürgen Henningsen said the attackers had been captured. However, police did not release any information on the identity of the suspect and said that his possible motive was being investigated. Federal police said the knife attack occurred as the train was traveling from Hamburg to the city of Kiel.
The railway station remained closed for several hours
Suspected attackers have been detained at a railway station in the German city of Broxted. Brockstad’s train station was closed for several hours after the attack. However, it is not yet known how serious the condition of the injured is.
Territorial Home Affairs Minister Stirling-Walk said she was shocked to hear of the attack. I feel sorry for those who lost their lives in this attack and offer my condolences at this time. He said federal and state police are working together and trying to find out what was the specific motive behind the attack.
attacks in recent years
There have been several incidents of knife attacks in Germany in recent years. These attacks are carried out by some extremists and others suffering from serious psychological problems. A Syrian jihadist has been sentenced to life in prison for stabbing a German man to death and seriously injuring his partner in a gay attack in the eastern city of Dresden in May 2021.