TOOn Friday morning an arson attack took place at the Lomonossow German-Russian International School in Berlin-Marzahn. The state security agency responsible for political crimes in the State Criminal Police Office (LKA) has taken over the investigation. “We assume an intentional act and a connection to the war in Ukraine,” a police spokesman said on Friday.
A passerby noticed smoke around 3:20 am Consequently, a fire broke out in the entrance area of the school gym. The fire department was able to extinguish the fire. According to the fire department, objects placed in the entrance area of the hall in the Alley of the Cosmonauts caught fire. No one was injured. However, based on an initial assessment, the structure of the gym could be affected by the fire.
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As the “BZ” reports, The perpetrators are said to have been caught on multiple surveillance cameras setting fire to the entrance area of the private school. The Lomonossow School wants to promote the integration of families with children who come from the former Soviet Union and live in Berlin. In Berlin it opened in 2006 as a German-Russian primary school.
Today, according to his own statements, he has three school buildings in Berlin with around 600 students and 100 teachers for primary, secondary level I and secondary level II, in addition to which students can take their Abitur there.