All posts for Hans-Dietrich Genscher

6-2-1972 Bonn Seizes Suspected Guerrillas (NY Times)

Article on the arrests of Baader and Meins as well as an outline of possible international links. PDF: 6-2-1972 Bonn Seizes Suspected Guerrillas (NY Times)

5-25-1972 Terrorist Bombs Kill Three at US Army German Post (AP)

Article on Heidelberg bombings and possible links to attacks in Paris on two US airline company offices. Interestingly refers to  The Red Army Faction as “believed to be part of” The Baader Meinhof Gang. PDF: 5-25-1972 Terrorist Bombs Kill Three at US Army German Post (AP)

5-25-1972 German Bomb Acts Claimed by Guerrillas (AP)

Short article on The RAF claiming responsibility for the Frankfurt attacks. PDF: 5-25-1972 German Bomb Acts Claimed by Guerrillas (AP)

5-28-1972 Bonn gets warning of more bombings (Guardian UK)

A great and concise summary of events up to and including the Heidelberg bombing, including short biographies of Badder and Meinhoff. It also mentions both the Petra Schelm and Thomas Welsbecker Commando as well as Bonn’s plans to deal with the “inner enemy”.  PDF: 5-28-1972 Bonn gets warning of more bombings

5-25-1972 Bombs Explode in US Army European Post (AP)

Another report on the Heidelberg Bombing PDF: 5-25-1972 Bombs Explode in US Army European Post

3-4-1975 Guerrillas Land in Yemen with West Berlin Captive (AP)

Article on the flight to Yemen of the terrorists and guarantor Pastor Heinrich Albertz as well as a short piece on talks between Federal Government ministers and then Canadian premier Trudeau.  PDF: 3-4-1976 Guerrillas Land in Yemen with West Berlin Captive