The German Magazine Der Spiegel is reporting the day before the US launched it's attack on Osama Bin Laden's compound in Pakistan, German police broke up a terrorist plot to detonate a bomb in Germany.

A German Federal Court indicted Abdeladim K, Moroccan National, with being part of a terrorist group that reportedly received it's orders directly from Bin Laden.  Two other men were also arrested and charged, although their alledged crimes were not made public.  According to German police and Der Spiegel,  the CIA and other operative organizations were part of a three month investigation that led to the arrests.    Terrorists with Islamic jihadist ties are believed to have carried out the shooting of two US servicemen at the Frankfurt airport, as well as several other terrorist acts.