The news heaps further embarrassment on German chancellor Angela Merkel who is under attack for her “open door” refugee policy that brought up to a million refugees and migrants to Germany in 2015. Afghans and Syrians carried out terrorist attacks in Germany the following year.
A German judge approved an arrest warrant to keep the 26-year-old Iraqi national – identified only as Abdul Beset A – locked up for allegedly having been a member of the jihadi terror group.
The man suspected of bombing the Borussia Dortmund team bus is a member of ISIS
Borussia Dortmund attack in pictures
Tue, April 11, 2017
A football player has been injured after three bombs exploded near Borussia Dortmund's team bus ahead of a Champions League match against Monaco
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A view on the damaged windows of the Borussia Dortmund's team bus after it was hit by three explosions in Dortmund, Germany
He is believed to have led 10 fighters in Iraq but prosecutors said there was no evidence linking him to the bus attack. Three explosions on Tuesday injured a player and a police officer.
The bombs exploded as the Borussia Dortmund bus travelled to the club’s stadium for the Champions League match against AS Monaco. The game was played the next day when Borussia lost 2-3.