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25 people arrested across Germany for plotting coup

German police arrested 25 people during raids across 11 German states on Wednesday for plotting to overthrow the government. The group of far-right and ex-military figures was planning to storm the parliament building. Two other plotters were arrested in Austria and Italy. A minor aristocrat described as Prince Heinrich XIII, 71, is alleged to have been central to their plans. This event took place on 12/07/2022 at the following location: Berlin, Germany.

Incident Type: Political Conflict

Event Type: Legal/Diplomatic

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 27

Source: BBC