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Report of planned attack on Bremen cathedral, synagogue

March 12, 2015

A potential Islamist attack on the cathedral and synagogue in Bremen, Germany, was averted following action by police on February 28, a Belgian newspaper reported.

Numerous police guarded the cathedral and synagogue and searched a local Muslim cultural center, according to the report.


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  • Posted by: bernie4871 - Mar. 12, 2015 8:30 PM ET USA

    Right after 9/1/01 it was reported by Peggy Noonan in the WSJ that middle eastern men were observed taking a video of S. Patrick Cathedral from Rockefeller Center across the street. She confronted them before they left in a huff. Check her article in her archives. It appeared on Oct 19, 2001. We can only hope for the best and plan for the worst.