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Shopping centre closed in Germany after terrorist alert


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Shopping centre closed in Germany after terrorist alert

A security alert in the western German city of Essen resulted in police closing off a shopping centre in the town.

Police were quoted by German media as saying there had been a possible threat of a terrorist attack.

Armed police surrounded the shopping centre, which remained closed on Saturday.

Germany remains on high alert for possible terrorist attacks.

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