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German police arrest two men suspected of planning shopping mall attack

German police arrest two men suspected of planning shopping mall attack

The brothers, aged 28 and 31, reportedly originate from Kosovo. There have been no suggestions that the two Kosovo men under arrest are connected to the Berlin attack. There was also no indication that the Friday " s arrests were linked to the Berlin attack. Germany is on high alert following the horrific attack on the Christmas market on Monday in Berlin that killed 12 and injured 49 people.


Syrian rebels say deal reached to complete Aleppo evacuation

Syrian rebels say deal reached to complete Aleppo evacuation

By nightfall, 25 buses carrying hundreds of people had driven in a rare snow storm from eastern Aleppo to opposition-held areas in the countryside near the city, said opposition activist Ahmad Primo, who was monitoring arrivals at the main drop-off point in the Rashideen district.


Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip Cancel Annual Christmas Trip Due to Illness

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip Cancel Annual Christmas Trip Due to Illness

Buckingham Palace also confirmed that the Queen was standing down as patron of the Lawn Tennis Association and the Rugby Football Union. But for the first time in recent memory, Her Majesty was forced to postpone her departure from London on Wednesday after she and the Duke of Edinburgh came down with heavy colds .


All Brooklyn wants for Christmas is a win, or two

All Brooklyn wants for Christmas is a win, or two

Not sure what can be considered easy when you're tied for the worst record in the conference, losing six of the last seven, and boasting the worst point differential in the National Basketball Association. However, it seems like Draymond has made a decision to spend some quality time with his girlfriend and newborn, as the Warriors released a statement saying that it's "to be determined" whether or not he'll be at the Friday, December 23 or Sunday, December 25 games.


Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead

Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead

President Vladimir Putin will attend as Russian Federation buries slain ambassador Andrei Karlov on Thursday, the Kremlin said , days after he was gunned down in Ankara by a Turkish policeman. Russian Federation flew a team of 18 investigators and foreign ministry officials to Turkey to participate in the investigation. However, Mr Peskov said the murder of ambassador Karlov had been damaging for the Ankara government.


Toronto Christmas Market steps up security measures after Berlin truck attack

Toronto Christmas Market steps up security measures after Berlin truck attack

Almost three days after the deadly attack, which killed 12 people and injured 48 others, large bollards to stop trucks were being put in place at the scene. No gun was recovered from the scene, suggesting that weapon may still be with the attacker. The United States labeled Monday's incident an apparent " terrorist attack" and pledged its support.