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Cities seek creative ways to prevent vehicle attacks

Dozen vehicle-ramming attacks in Europe and US PARIS, Aug 19, (AP): From Barcelona to Times Square and beyond, extremists have used vehicles as deadly weapons with alarming frequency in recent years, whether to promote jihad, get attention or express despair. In response, ugly concrete blocks as well as more aesthetic …

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Germany arrests Tunisian in raid – ‘Same gun used in hijack, shootout’

BERLIN, Jan 4, (Agencies): German authorities have taken into custody a 26-year-old Tunisian man and are investigating whether he played a role in the truck attack that killed 12 people in the German capital before Christmas, a spokeswoman for the chief federal prosecutor said on Wednesday. Police on Tuesday evening …

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Brother urges Berlin attack suspect to surrender

BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the deadly truck attack on a Berlin Christmas market (all times local): 9:15 a.m. A brother of the fugitive Tunisian suspected in Berlin’s deadly Christmas market attack is urging Anis Amri to turn himself in to police. Amri’s family members, speaking from his hometown …

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