According to a media report, the federal government has now activated special units to rescue German hostages in the Middle East. This is not just about German hostages, but also Germans who work in the Gaza Strip.
Secret operation by the German federal government after the Hamas terrorist attack on Israel on October 7th: According to “ Picture “-Report special forces of the German Bundeswehr relocated. Reason for this: German citizens should be able to be rescued under military protection in an emergency.
Israel: Federal government activates special forces
As the newspaper reports, members of the Special Forces Command (KSK) and their equipment were flown to Cyprus. Marine special forces (KSM) and federal police special forces (GSG 9) were also brought into the area. Military transport vehicles are also available. If the situation escalates further and the conflict expands, intervention can also be made from the sea to get Germans out of Lebanon, for example.
This is not just about German hostages that Hamas kidnapped, but also about German citizens who worked in the Gaza Strip and now want to leave the country. The government announced: “We are ready to start cold and are prepared for all options.”