Germany launches probe after cancelled football match

  • The German federal prosecutor's office has launched a probe after the football match between Germany and the Netherlands was cancelled in Hanover due to a terror alarm, the media reported. The investigation surrounded the suspicion of a terrorist organization being formed, media reports quoted a spokesman for the office as saying. According to the media report, there was evidence of detailed plans for terrorist attacks at the international football match in Hanover. The report said five terrorists had placed explosives in the stadium and targeted a train station in Hanover. (Source: IANS)