Security risk for Germany as jihadist trainees return home

(AGI) Berlin, Sept 25 - Some 450 people have left Germany tojoin Islamic State (IS) fighters in Syria and Iraq, of whom 120had now returned home, the head of German intelligence said ontelevision. The returnees were known to have attended trainingcamps in both countries, where they had been taught to useweapons and explosives, which is being seen as a risk factorfor German security. The number of those who had gone to joinIS fighters was previously put at 400. . .

(AGI) Berlin, Sept 25 - Some 450 people have left Germany tojoin Islamic State (IS) fighters in Syria and Iraq, of whom 120had now returned home, the head of German intelligence said ontelevision. The returnees were known to have attended trainingcamps in both countries, where they had been taught to useweapons and explosives, which is being seen as a risk factorfor German security. The number of those who had gone to joinIS fighters was previously put at 400. . .