Red Ice News

The Future is the Past

Münster Vehicle Ramming Occurs on Anniversary of Islamic Terrorist Attack in Stockholm
New to Red Ice? Start Here!

Münster Vehicle Ramming Occurs on Anniversary of Islamic Terrorist Attack in Stockholm

Source: rt.com

The deadly vehicle ramming of an outdoor café in the German city of Münster took place exactly one year after a hijacked truck was driven into a crowd in the Swedish capital, Stockholm.

German police confirmed that there were fatalities and injuries resulting from the incident in central Münster. The ramming is not yet officially considered a terrorist attack, but police say the driver took his own life afterwards.

Exactly one year ago, on April 7, 2017, Stockholm was hit by a vehicle attack, which has many similarities to the events in Germany on Saturday. Back then, a perpetrator drove a hijacked truck into a crowd along the busy Drottninggatan Street before crashing into a department store.

The ramming attack claimed five lives and left 14 people seriously wounded, with Swedes and foreign tourists among the victims. The attacker was arrested the same day following a massive manhunt. He was identified as a rejected asylum-seeker from Uzbekistan who had sworn allegiance to Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) a few days earlier.

 

Comments

We're Hiring

We are looking for a professional video editor, animator and graphics expert that can join us full time to work on our video productions.

Apply

Help Out

Sign up for a membership to support Red Ice. If you want to help advance our efforts further, please:

Donate

Tips

Send us a news tip or a
Guest suggestion

Send Tip

Related News

Stockholm Terror Attacker Expressed Support for Islamic State a Full Year Before Attack
Stockholm Terror Attacker Expressed Support for Islamic State a Full Year Before Attack
Marseilles Knife Terrorist ‘Illegal Migrant,’ Islamic State Claims Attack
Marseilles Knife Terrorist ‘Illegal Migrant,’ Islamic State Claims Attack

Archives Pick

Red Ice T-Shirts

Red Ice Radio

3Fourteen

Why Is France No Longer French?
Daniel Conversano & Timothé Vorgenss - Why Is France No Longer French?
Woman Suspended From Belfast City Council For Criticizing Islam
Jolene Bunting - Woman Suspended From Belfast City Council For Criticizing Islam

TV

Elizabeth "Pocahontas" Warren's DNA Revealed: Clearly A Native American Indian
Elizabeth "Pocahontas" Warren's DNA Revealed: Clearly A Native American Indian
Why Is France No Longer French?
Daniel Conversano & Timothé Vorgenss - Why Is France No Longer French?

RSSYoutubeGoogle+iTunesSoundCloudStitcherTuneIn

Design by Henrik Palmgren © Red Ice Privacy Policy