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Shopping centre closed in Germany after terrorist alert

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By Euronews
Shopping centre closed in Germany after terrorist alert

<p>A security alert in the western German city of Essen resulted in police closing off a shopping centre in the town.</p> <p>Police were quoted by German media as saying there had been a possible threat of a terrorist attack.</p> <p>Armed police surrounded the shopping centre, which remained closed on Saturday.</p> <p>Germany remains on high alert for possible terrorist attacks.</p>