Reports: Teen arrested in Vienna had made plans to plant bomb at Ramstein Air Base

Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
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Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
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Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
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Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE
From Stripes.com
Near the west gate of Ramstein Air Base, Germany. According to Austrian and German media, a 17-year-old man who was arrested Jan. 20 in Vienna said he considered attacking the air base with a bomb. TRYPHENA MAYHUG/U.S. AIR FORCE

Reports: Teen arrested in Vienna had made plans to plant bomb at Ramstein Air Base

by: Jennifer H. Svan and Marcus Kloeckner | .
Stars and Stripes | .
published: February 02, 2017

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — A 17-year-old Islamic State sympathizer planned to set off a pipe bomb near Ramstein Air Base but changed his mind because he didn’t want to “kill so many people,” according to media reports.

The Austrian weekly newspaper Falter reported this week that the 17-year-old, identified only as Lorenz K, told police of the plan after he was arrested in Vienna on Jan. 20 when an acquaintance reported him to authorities.

Falter said it had obtained a transcript of the youth’s questioning. German police and Austria’s Interior Ministry refused to comment on the report. “Report Mainz,” a German television show, had also received copies of the same transcript, media said.

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