Germany

Truck plows through Christmas market in Berlin

Berlin, Germany (NBC News) — A truck plowed through a Christmas market in Berlin, Germany, on Monday killing and injuring multiple people, a police spokesperson told NBC News. It was not immediately clear how many casualties there were. Witnesses said victims were …

Man attacks passengers aboard German train

Heidingsfeld, Germany — A man armed with an axe and a knife attacked passengers aboard a train Germany Monday night, severely injuring three people before he was shot and killed by police. NBC News reports the attacker was a 17-year-old Afghan man. …

Man dead after hostage situation in Germany

Viernheim, Germany, — A man was shot dead Thursday after entering a cinema in southwestern Germany with a weapon and taking several hostages, authorities said. No one else was injured. The armed man entered the Kinopolis Movie Theater in the early afternoon …