The public were encouraged to hold a two minute silence on their front doorsteps to adhere to social distancing rules.
General Sir Nick Carter made the comments in an interview to mark Remembrance Sunday.
The symbols were found sprayed on vehicles and garages on Remembrance Sunday.
First time a representative from Germany has taken part in UK’s remembrance service.
Blast killed 29 people in 1998.
Wreaths laid at Cenotaph repeated at war memorials around the country.
The goods 'could have diverted vital funds from the Royal British Legion'.
'Never was so much owed by so many.'