Visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Ottobeuren: September 30, 2018

Eylül 30, 2018

The Chancellor visited the Basilica in Ottobeuren with the Bavarian Minister President Markus Söder.

With a total of 30 men, the VIP personal security team provided comprehensive protection for German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Söder.

Our main tasks included:

  • The control of press equipment for their functions, in order to be able to remove possible dangerous objects from circulation immediately
  • Protection of the entrance by the VIP personal protection
  • Admission controls of the visitors
  • Explosives search with specially trained dog squads
  • Securing the interview in Kaiser Hall

The safeguarding of the event went off without incident.

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Explosives search with trained dog squadron

Securing the entrance area

Control of press equipment on their functions
Merkel and Söder speak at Ottobeuren Abbey
Admission control of visitors