Political assasinations between factions in the Zionist movement were not uncommon, so this attempt to hit the German leader, on the heels of the Nazi beast, should not surprise. But it is better that they got Eichman instead. Adenauer did not have the personal culpability while Eichman, little banal offical that he was, was an active cog in the machine of death, loving his role as a destroyer of the innocent.
German authorities accused of playing down refugee shelter sex crime reports (Reuters)
from the article: Book links Begin to 1952 plot to kill then-German Chancellor Adenauer