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German Officer Who Posed as Syrian Refugee Accused of Far-Right Terror Plot

A German military officer has gone on trial, accused of posing as a Syrian refugee and planning far-right terrorism attacks on politicians.

Named only as Lt Franco A, the officer – who was based in France – led an extraordinary double life, registered as a refugee called David Benjamin.

He was eventually caught in 2017 trying to retrieve a handgun found by a cleaner in a toilet at Vienna airport.

Read more at BBC

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