German reports: US “anti-terror” ops based in Germany ~ Deutsche Welle.
Two German media outlets have said US agencies have also run anti-terrorism operations world-wide from bases in Germany. Their joint investigative report asserts that the “secret war” was partly funded by Germany.
US agents arrested suspects in transit at German airports and probed asylum seekers for leads ahead of drone strikes in other nations, according to a joint report compliled by German NDR public broadcaster and the Süddeutsche Zeitung newspaper.
Their special website [in German] and previews of NDR’s next “Panorama” program allege that torture and kidnappings were organized on German territory and that from US installations in Germany drone strikes were organized “all over the world.”
“Germany is long a component of the American security architecture,” said Panorama. German authorities “often assist,” said the Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ), adding that Germany had long become a “hub” for America’s “war on…
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