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Report: German police foil Berlin half-marathon attacks

BERLIN - German police have detained four men, one of whom they suspected of planning knife attacks at Sunday's Berlin half-marathon, the newspaper Die Welt reported in its online edition.

Die Welt
said the four suspects were linked to Anis Amri, a failed Tunisian asylum seeker with Islamist ties, who hijacked a truck in December 2016, killed the driver and then plowed into a crowded marketplace, killing 11 more people and injuring dozens of others.
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