Germany Shooting – level 1

25-02-2020 07:00

A man attacks two bars in Hanau, Germany. The city has 100,000 people. It lies about 12 miles from Frankfurt, Germany. The man kills nine people. He injures many other people. Some of the people are Iranian.

The police want to know who the man is. The police check street cameras. Witnesses tell the police what they see.

The police find out who the man is. He is 43 years old. The police come to his house. The man is dead. The police find the man’s mother. She is dead, too.

Officials say that the shooting is terrorism. Officials say that the man has strong ideas about politics. He does not like immigrants.

Difficult words: witness (a person who sees or hears something important), terrorism (when people kill other people because they have different ideas and opinions), immigrant (a person who comes to live in another country).

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