The Hunt: ‘Rare’ mass shooting in Germany prompts concerns about mental illness, terrorism, and guns

Police officers stand in front of a building used by Jehovah's Witnesses in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, March 10, 2023. Shots were fired inside the building used by Jehovah's Witnesses in the northern German city of Hamburg on Thursday evening, with multiple people killed and wounded, police said. (Steven Hutchings/Tnn/dpa via AP)

On this week’s edition of “The Hunt with WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green,” Dr. Hans-Jakob Schindler, senior director of the Counter Extremism Project, says Germans are shocked and worried.

Dr. Hans-Jakob Schindler speaks about how rare the most recent mass shooting was for Germany because of strict gun laws

SIGN UP TODAY for J.J. Green’s new national security newsletter, “Inside the SCIF.” The weekly email delivers unique insight into the intelligence, national security, military, law enforcement and foreign policy communities.