IS claimed responsibility for Berlin Christmas market attack

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DUSHANBE, 21.12.2016. /NIAT Khovar/. The Islamic State (IS, outlawed in Tajikistan) on Tuesday claimed responsibility for Berlin Christmas market attack which occurred on Monday evening.

According to the group's Amaq news agency, the attack was carried out by a soldier of the Islamic State.

On Monday evening, a truck ploughed into a crowded Christmas market in Berlin, leaving at least 12 people dead and some 50 injured.

Source: National information agency of Tajikistan