German Police: Cologne Firebomber, Hostage-Taker Is Syrian Refugee

2:31 PM 10/16/2018 | World Will Racke | Immigration and Foreign Policy Reporter The man who ignited a firebomb and took a hostage at the Cologne central rail station is a 55-year-old Syrian who was granted asylum in 2015, German police confirmed Tuesday.

Source: German Police Confirm Cologne Hostage-Taker Is Syrian Refugee