Friday, December 9, 2011

Anarchist Group from Italy Claims responsibility for a failed mail bomb attack on Deutsche Bank CEO Josef Ackermann - 9th Dec 2011

An Italian anarchist group has claimed responsibility for a failed mail bomb attack on Deutsche Bank CEO Josef Ackermann, German investigators said Thursday.

A suspicious package sent to Ackermann contained a functioning bomb, law enforcement officials in the state of Hesse said.

The package also contained a note from the Informal Federation of Anarchists, or FAI, the Frankfurt state prosecutor and Hesse investigators said in a statement.

The note mentioned "three explosions against banks, bankers, ticks and blood suckers," the officials said.

The letter raises the possibility that two other letter bombs were sent out to other institutions, the statement said. Read More