The Minister of internal Affairs of Lower Saxony denied the information about the bomb found in Hanover
Germany’s interior Minister Thomas de maizière and interior Minister of Lower Saxony Boris Pistorius, made on national television.
“The situation is serious. We cancelled the match on my recommendation. Such decisions are always difficult. We don’t want to let the terrorists change our lives, but we need to make difficult decisions in special individual cases,” – said De Mezieres.
“No one was arrested and we did not find any explosives so far,“ said Pistorius.
The game Germany – Netherlands was cancelled 15 minutes before the starting whistle. In the stands the announcer read out the announcement: “Dear football fans, we are sorry, but the match was canceled. Please, remain calm. There is no immediate danger. Just go home“.
We will remind, earlier the chief of police of Hannover Volker Beak stated that the match was cancelled because of specific information about the bomb threat.