Germany: Syrian asylum seekers blows himself up, wounding 12

July 25, 2016 7:34 AM

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ANSBACH, Germany — A failed asylum-seeker from Syrian blew himself up and wounded 12 people after being turned away from an open-air music festival in southern Germany in what officials said Monday may have been a suicide bombing. It was the fourth attack to shake Germany in a week — three of them carried out by recent immigrants.

The 27-year-old blew himself up shortly after 10 p.m. (2000 GMT) at a bar, after having been turned away from an open-air music festival in the southern town of Ansbach, because because he didn’t have a ticket.

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