Czech President Milos Zeman (R) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel talk before their meeting on August 25, 2016 at the Prague Castle. / AFP PHOTO / Michal CizekMICHAL CIZEK/AFP/Getty Images

The Police in Czech republic have foiled an assassination attempt on Angela Merkel, German Chancellor during her official visit to the nation.

A man in a black Mercedes made attempt to join the motorcade as it moved between Prague airport and Czech government headquarters.Angela is meant to hold talks with the Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka.

The man was arrested by the police who had to use firearms to subdue him.Remours have it that the reason for her attempted assassination could be her decision to open the EU’s doors to refugees and migrants last summer.