France increases security at Christmas markets after Berlin truck incident

By REUTERS
December 20, 2016 05:50

France will increase security at Christmas markets across the country after a truck ploughed into people at a seasonal market in Berlin on Monday, killing at least nine people, the Interior Ministry said.

"Franco-German cooperation will continue with no respite so that democracies win the war against those who want to strike at our values and freedoms," the ministry said in a statement."All security forces will keep to a maximum level of vigilance. Security at Christmas markets will be reinforced with immediate effect."


Related Content

Breaking news
September 17, 2019
Israeli Gymnast wins silver and bronze in world championships

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF