hannover - The government of the German state of Lower Saxony takes the decision on Tuesday to cancel the match Germany- Netherlands still more than justified.,null, The authorities have made the right decision in view of the specific threats that came in, '' said Prime Minister Stephan Weil of Lower Saxony Wednesday.
He was supported by SPD party member and state interior minister, Boris Pistorius. " The directions were so concrete that had to be canceled, '' he said without further going into the content of the information. For that secrecy must be observed to also be in the future, said the minister.
That there have been no arrests made and no explosives were found, according to him does not mean that nothing was wrong. " We do not know what would have happened if we had not canceled it. '' Continue the race would have been a big mistake.
There was praise for the police and the public. Young officers were Pistorius explicitly compliments as they continue their work were doing well among anxious and uncertain circumstances. Weil spoke of " noteworthy responsible work '' of the police.
They also had warm words for the audience. " It is very gratifying that everyone quietly went home, '' Pistorius said Wednesday at a news conference. The people have " very sensible and behave normally. ''