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    On Monday, a truck rammed into the crowd at the Berlin Christmas market on the Breitscheidplatz square, killing at least 12 people and injuring 48 more. The country's interior ministry has labeled the incident a terrorist attack. Following the incident, the police detained a suspect, a Pakistani citizen, who arrived to the German town of Passau on December 31, 2015.

    Berlin Police Seeking Tunisian National Suspected of Committing Truck Attack

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    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.

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