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    Deadly Truck Attack in Berlin (93)

    The Berlin police are searching for a Tunisian national, suspected of committing the Christmas market attack, as his documents have been found in the truck.

    BERLIN (Sputnik) — According to the Spiegel magazine, the identity document of the 23-year old Tunisian applicant for refugee status, called Anis A., was found under the driver seat.

    On Monday, a truck rammed into the crowd at a Berlin Christmas market on the Breitscheidplatz square, killing 12 people and injuring 49 more. The country's interior ministry has labeled the incident a terrorist attack.

    On Tuesday, the German Federal Prosecution said that a 23-year-old Pakistani man detained following the attack was released due to no evidence proving his links to the attack.

    Deadly Truck Attack in Berlin (93)


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