Mass failures in work of railway transport occurred today in several Federal States of Germany: Lower Saxony, Berlin, North Rhine – Westphalia and Saxony. About this reports Deutsche Welle.
“The cause of fire in places where laying of cables”, – reported in the operational centre of the Saxon police in Leipzig.
In total, there were 12 fires.
Irregularities in the touched rolling stock, controlled train group Deutsche Bahn (DB).
For regional operators, disruptions are not affected. In Berlin late run also trains local railway (S-Bahn).
According to police estimates, most likely, there were coordinated arsons and acts of vandalism.
“The perpetrators are established. Investigators do not exclude that the incident involved-globalization – opponents of the summit in July in Hamburg”, – stated in the message.
On 12 June it was reported that less than a month before the start of the G20 summit in Hamburg on the borders of Germany, impose temporary control. The G20 summit will be held from 7 to 8 July 2017.
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