Berlin Christmas market attack

FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2016 file photo Christmas decoration sticks in the smashed window of the cabin of a truck which ran into a crowded Christmas market Monday evening killing several people in Berlin, Germany. Survivors and families of those killed in last year's Christmas market truck rampage in Berlin will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 for the first time amid continued anger at German authorities' failure to stop the attack and handling of the aftermath. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, file)
December 18, 2017 - 5:16 am
BERLIN (AP) — Survivors and families of those killed in last year's Christmas market truck rampage in Berlin will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time Monday, amid continued anger at German authorities' failure to stop the attack and their handling of the aftermath. The meeting was...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, 2nd left, holds a rose in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 as she visits an improvised memorial place for the victims of the terrorist attack at the Christmas market on the Breitscheid Square at the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church one year ago. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
December 18, 2017 - 2:19 am
BERLIN (AP) — Survivors and families of those killed in last year's Christmas market truck rampage in Berlin will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time amid continued anger at German authorities' failure to stop the attack and handling of the aftermath. Monday's meeting was...
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December 13, 2017 - 7:15 am
BERLIN (AP) — The German government is considering increasing compensation for those injured or who lost loved ones in terror attacks, following criticism in the wake of last year's truck rampage in Berlin. Twelve people were killed and dozens more were injured when a criminal from Tunisia drove a...
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Brandenburg state Interior Minister Karl-Heinz Schroeter is surrounded by media during a news conference in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. German authorities said the suspicious package containing nails that led to a bomb scare on a Christmas market in Potsdam was part of a blackmailing plot against a delivery company. Schroeter told reporters the package was part of a scheme to extort millions of euros from delivery company DHL. (Gregor Fischer/dpa via AP)
December 03, 2017 - 11:46 am
BERLIN (AP) — A suspicious package containing nails that led to a bomb scare at a Christmas market in Germany was part of a blackmailing plot against a delivery company, German authorities said Sunday. Brandenburg state Interior Minister Karl-Heinz Schroeter told reporters the package was part of a...
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German police officers patrol on a Christmas market a day after a suspicious object was found in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017. German police have increased their presence at a Christmas market in the city of Potsdam a day after the market was evacuated because of a bomb scare. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
December 02, 2017 - 7:07 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police said Saturday it appeared doubtful that a suspicious package containing nails that led to a bomb scare in a city near Berlin was targeted at a Christmas market. The package was delivered Friday to a pharmacy on the same street as the market in downtown Potsdam. Officers...
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Police close the streets around a Christmas market after a suspicious object was found in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. ( Julian Staehle/dpa via AP)
December 02, 2017 - 6:46 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police said Saturday it appeared doubtful that a suspicious package containing nails that led to a bomb scare in a city near Berlin was targeted at a Christmas market. The package was delivered Friday to a pharmacy on the same street as the market in downtown Potsdam. Officers...
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Police close the streets around a Christmas market after a suspicious object was found in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. ( Julian Staehle/dpa via AP)
December 02, 2017 - 5:40 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police have increased their presence at a Christmas market in the city of Potsdam a day after the market was evacuated because of a bomb scare. Officers destroyed a suspicious package containing nails and an unidentified powder in a controlled explosion Friday. Authorities said...
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Police close the streets around a Christmas market after a suspicious object was found in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. ( Julian Staehle/dpa via AP)
December 01, 2017 - 1:40 pm
BERLIN (AP) — German police evacuated a popular Christmas market in the city of Potsdam on Friday before destroying a suspicious package containing nails and an unidentified powder in a controlled explosion, officials said. There were no injuries reported in the evacuation or demolition of the...
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Police close the streets around a Christmas market after a suspicious object was found in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. ( Julian Staehle/dpa via AP)
December 01, 2017 - 12:53 pm
BERLIN (AP) — German police evacuated a popular Christmas market in the city of Potsdam on Friday before destroying a suspicious package containing nails and an unidentified powder in a controlled explosion, officials said. There were no injuries reported in the evacuation or demolition of the...
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Police close the streets around a Christmas market after a suspicious object was found in Potsdam, eastern Germany, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. ( Julian Staehle/dpa via AP)
December 01, 2017 - 11:36 am
BERLIN (AP) — German police say they've evacuated a neighborhood in the city of Potsdam after finding a suspicious object near a Christmas market. Potsdam police said they cleared the area around where the object was found on Friday afternoon and are investigating. They said they have not found any...
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