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Germany probing second letter linked to Dortmund blasts - magazine
April 12, 2017 / 8:20 AM / 7 months ago

Germany probing second letter linked to Dortmund blasts - magazine

BERLIN (Reuters) - German investigators probing blasts that hit a bus carrying members of soccer club Borussia Dortmund are examining a second letter claiming responsibility for the attack that injured one player, Focus online magazine said on Wednesday.

Football Soccer - Borussia Dortmund v AS Monaco - UEFA Champions League Quarter Final First Leg - Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund, Germany - 11/4/17 The Borussia Dortmund team bus is seen after an explosion near their hotel before the game Reuters / Kai Pfaffenbach Livepic

It said a message posted on an anti-fascism online portal said the attack was in retaliation for what the letter called the soccer club’s soft approach toward neo-Nazi and racist fans.

Reporting by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Paul Carrel

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