Iraq extradites suspected killer of 14-year-old girl to Germany

Iraq extradites suspected killer of 14-year-old girl to GermanyBy Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) – Iraq has extradited a 20-year-old Iraqi suspected of raping and killing a 14-year-old girl in Germany last month, German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said on Saturday. “I’m glad that the alleged perpetrator wanted by German authorities is back in Germany,” Seehofer said in a statement, adding that the investigation of the case could now be accelerated. “But for the state and our society, it is important that crimes are cleared up and suspects are brought to justice.” Police in the Kurdistan region of Iraq said on Saturday the Iraqi suspect had admitted to the murder of 14-year-old Susanna Feldman in Germany, where the case has stoked the immigration debate.



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