Terrorist attack in Germany nightclub, attacker was armed with machine gun

Terrorist attack in Germany nightclub, attacker was armed with machine gun

Another terrorist attack in Germany. This time in the city of Konstanz. The 34-year-old Iraqi attacker walked in to the packed nightclub and opened fire with a machine gun. At least 2 people died and 3 others seriously injured.


The shooting began around 02:30 GMT in the Grey nightclub at a student night. Special forces were sent to the scene and shot the terrorist. He later died in a hospital. One police officer was also injured in the exchange of fire.

Officials said he was an Islamist known to security forces.