Islamist-Motivated Violence Attacker Gets Life for Murder of US Servicemen in Frankfurt

It was the first successful Islamist attack in Germany. Almost a year ago, Arid U. shot and killed two US servicemen at Frankfurt's airport. On Friday, he was sentenced to life in prison.
Arid U. was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for shooting two US servicemen to death last year at the Frankfurt airport.

Arid U. was sentenced to life in prison on Friday for shooting two US servicemen to death last year at the Frankfurt airport.

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cgh -- with wire reports