×
Breaking News apps
Get faster updates
Download the free Breaking News app for faster updates, alerts and live video on iOS, Android, Windows, and more
This page is no longer being updated

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Militants who return to Tunisia will be arrested, judged under 2015 anti-terror law, PM Youssef Chahed says - Reuters

18 WHOA!

Fight against Islamic State militants

More: Investigation into Berlin market attack 'will continue at full speed,' German prosecutors say, after release of Tunisian man no longer suspected of having contact with Anis Amri - AFP

23 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Tunisian suspect in Germany truck attack has been freed, prosecutors say - AFP

25 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Prosecutors say a 40-year-old Tunisian man has been detained in connection with the Berlin market truck attack - AP

End of alert
32 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Tunisia arrests nephew, two others linked to Berlin suspect: ministry - AFP

End of alert
37 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Berlin truck attack suspect's family wants remains repatriated to his hometown in Tunisia, ask local officials for details on investigation - AP

44 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Tunisia's president tells German Chancellor Angela Merkel that he condemns the 'cowardly terrorist act' in Berlin that left 12 dead - AP

23 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she discussed with Tunisian president the need to speed up deportations of failed asylum seekers - @AlArabiya_Eng

27 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Editor's note: Italy's Interior Minister Marco Minniti has spoken at a press conference and provided details into the killing of the Berlin Christmas market attack suspect, Tunisian national Anis Amri. According to Minniti, at 3 am (9 pm ET) this morning an officer stopped a person who 'looked very suspect'. He says the man then took his gun and shot at the police officer who asked him for his ID papers, the police officer shot back and Amri was killed. So far, this is the only report we have on the shooting. We will report back when we have more. - Grace

End of note
55 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German police say fingerprints of Tunisian suspect in Berlin attack found on truck door - @AlArabiya_Eng

30 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

Tunisia's Mosaique FM radio reports Berlin market attack suspect had previous convictions in Italy and his home country - AP

34 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German officials publicly identify suspect in Berlin market attack as 24-year-old Tunisian Anis Amri - SZ

37 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German foreign minister confirms new suspect sought in Berlin attack; security official says Tunisian identified as 'Anis A' had been denied asylum due to suspected radical ties - Wall Street Journal

36 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

More: German newspaper say that Tunisian suspect had applied for asylum in Germany and had received residency permit - Reuters

End of alert
34 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung says Tunisian suspect has been in contact with network of leading Islamist ideologist known as Abu Walaa - Reuters

End of alert
31 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German police say they are searching for a Tunisian man named as Anis A over Berlin market attack - @BBCBreaking

51 WHOA!

Truck crashes into Berlin market, Dec. 20, 2016

German police say they are looking for a Tunisian man after finding identity document in truck, Speigel online report - Reuters

End of alert
36 WHOA!

Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Channel 2: Israel's foreign intelligence agency has assassinated a Hamas militant operating out of Tunisia - Jerusalem Post

29 WHOA!

European migrant crisis

Tunisian convicted in Italy over deaths of 700 migrants in boat that sank in Mediterranean - BBC News

22 WHOA!

Tunisia

Tunisia reports outbreak of highly pathogenic h5 bird flu in wild birds in north of country, World Organisation for Animal Health says - Reuters

End of alert
21 WHOA!