The hoaxes continue: Migrant in Germany admits arson; painted swastikas to implicate others

The hoaxes continue: Migrant in Germany admits arson; painted swastikas to implicate others
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[Ed. – Hey, he was upset with his accommodations and “had no hope.”  Of course he burned down the roof over his head and tried to blame it on Germans.  Italics in original.]

A Syrian refugee has admitted to setting fire to a German shelter where he was staying, spray-painting swastikas on the walls to make it look like a political crime. The asylum seeker said the arson attack was in response to poor conditions at the shelter.

“During police questioning, the man admitted that he had set [a] fire in the cellar of the multi-use building,” police spokesman Achim Hansen told NBC News, adding that the refugee had also stated that he “had a lack of hope for the future.”

The 26-year-old refugee sprayed three swastikas on the exterior in the building, located in the town of Bingen, in an effort to make it seem like the fire was started by far-right protesters.

A total of 26 people were inside the building when the fire was started on Thursday. Two firefighters and four residents suffered minor injuries as a result of the blaze.

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