What we know about Christmas market attack in Berlin

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What we know about Christmas market attack in Berlin

<p><h3>What we know</h3> <br /> <ul style= "list-style-type:square;"> <li>At around 8pm <span class="caps">CET</span> on Monday, December 19, a lorry ploughed into a Christmas market in Berlin’s Breitscheidplatz in a deliberate attack.</li> <li>The death toll stands at 12, with 48 injured, 18 seriously according to German police.</li> <li>German interior minister Thomas de Maiziere says the attacker could still be at large.</li> <li><span class="caps">ISIL</span> claims responsibility for the attack.</li> <li>A Pakistani asylum seeker who was arrested after having allegedly fled the scene of the attack, has now been released due to lack of evidence.</li> <li>Polish truck driver whose vehicle was used in attack was found dead in cab of lorry.</li> </ul> <br /> <h3>Where did the ‘attack’ happen?</h3> <br /> <iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d2428.570575785972!2d13.33466315114409!3d52.505012479712235!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x47a850557ddd829f%3A0xbd9de3e404962df1!2sBreitscheidplatz+(Berlin)!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sfr!4v1482179635654" width="100%" height="450" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen></iframe> <br /> <br /> <h3>Photo gallery</h3> <br /> <a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/euronews/albums/72157674131602574" title="Truck smashes through Christmas market"><img src="https://c4.staticflickr.com/1/629/31750394635_e395a347f5.jpg" width="100%" height="340" alt="Truck smashes through Christmas market"></a><script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p>