A terrorist attack was carried out in Berlin, according to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, reports Independent.
"We must proceed from the fact that it was a terrorist attack," Merkel said, commenting on the tragedy at the fair in Berlin.
Earlier it was reported that 12 people were killed as a result of the truck crashing into the crowd at a Christmas market on Breitscheidplatz in the center of Berlin. The truck drove the market territory about 80 meters. Later the police reported that the tractor had Polish numbers.