Berlin Market Killing over dozens and injuring more than 50. The cause of the rampage is still being investigated but as per the eye witnesses, it looked deliberate and a terrorist attack is suspected.
The incident took place near Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church in Berlin. There are many people who are still getting rescued and evacuated from the location. As per the reports, the driver of the truck has been arrested and he is currently being interrogated. The Whitehouse has however condemned the attack and indicated terrorism behind it. Berlin Police also confirmed CNN that the attack was deliberate.
A warning was already issued for the people to be careful in the popular market places in Europe as the Islamic Terrorist organizations target the Christmas festival. IS has already asked the followers to use trucks to kill people in crowded areas. It was not long back when a truck rammed over people in Nice in France to kill 86 people. Islamic State claimed responsibility for that attack.
So far no official claim has come for Berlin Christmas Market Killing just before the Christmas. An official statement can be expected very soon. The security forces have confirmed that the arrested person is an asylum seeker from Pakistan who arrived in Germany in February this year. The truck used for this attack was registered in Poland. It is however not it confirmed that whether he acted alone or there were more people involved in it. The entire European countries are put in high alert after the Berlin Market Killing.
Germany is already dealing with radicalism and high number or refugees. Recently, Germany Chancellor, Angela Markel, said she would support the Burqa Ban in Germany and this attack could increase more communal tension in the country.
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