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Berlin attack: Tunisian fugitive ‘had been under surveillance’

Berlin attack: Tunisian fugitive ‘had been under surveillance’

Image copyright BKA / HANDOUT Image caption German federal police have released images of Anis Amri A Europe-wide manhunt is under way for the Tunisian man wanted for the lorry attack on a Christmas market in Berlin in which 12 people were killed. Anis Amri, 24, had been monitored earlier this year on suspicion of […]

Berlin attack: Tunisian fugitive ‘had been under surveillance’

Berlin attack: Tunisian fugitive ‘had been under surveillance’

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption Archive images of the suspect have been released A Europe-wide manhunt is under way for the Tunisian man wanted for the Berlin lorry attack, who had been under surveillance earlier this year, media reports say. Anis Amri, 24, was reportedly monitored on suspicion of planning a robbery in order to […]

IS conflict: 14 Turkish soldiers dead in worst day’s loss yet

IS conflict: 14 Turkish soldiers dead in worst day’s loss yet

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Turkish army began its Syria operation in August Fourteen Turkish soldiers have been killed in fierce fighting against so-called Islamic State in Syria, the Turkish army said. Wednesday’s clashes happened in the town of al-Bab, which Turkey is helping rebels take from IS control. A further 33 Turkish soldiers […]

Berlin truck attack: Tunisian fugitive ‘had been under surveillance’

Berlin truck attack: Tunisian fugitive ‘had been under surveillance’

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption Archive images of the suspect have been released The Tunisian man wanted for the Berlin lorry attack which killed 12 people and injured 49 had been under surveillance earlier this year, media reports say. Anis Amri, 23, was reportedly monitored on suspicion of planning a robbery in order to pay […]

IS conflict: 14 Turkish soldiers dead in worst day’s loss yet

IS conflict: 14 Turkish soldiers dead in worst day’s loss yet

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Turkish army began its Syria operation in August Fourteen Turkish soldiers have been killed in fierce fighting against so-called Islamic State in Syria, the Turkish army said. Wednesday’s clashes happened in the town of al-Bab, which Turkey is helping rebels take from IS control. A further 33 Turkish soldiers […]

Berlin truck attack: Police hunt for Tunisian suspect

Berlin truck attack: Police hunt for Tunisian suspect

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption Archive images of the suspect have been released A manhunt is under way across Europe after prosecutors identified a suspect in Monday’s deadly lorry attack on a Berlin Christmas market. German prosecutors named the man they are searching for as Anis Amri, 23, from Tunisia, warning he could be armed […]

Russia bath lotion poisoning: Putin orders crackdown as death toll rises

Russia bath lotion poisoning: Putin orders crackdown as death toll rises

Image copyright EPA Image caption The label – showing a bridge in St Petersburg – said the product contained ethyl alcohol rather than deadly methanol Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered stricter governmental measures to crack down on sales of surrogate alcohol, after dozens died from drinking a bath lotion. The death toll in the […]

Berlin truck attack: Tunisian ‘sought over market deaths’

Berlin truck attack: Tunisian ‘sought over market deaths’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Germany has stepped up security following the attack on the market German police are searching for a Tunisian man over Monday’s Berlin Christmas market attack, reports say. According to a temporary-stay permit found in the cab of the lorry that ploughed into crowds, “Anis A” was born in 1992 […]

Russia ‘to respond’ to new US sanctions

Russia ‘to respond’ to new US sanctions

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Russian forces invaded Crimea in 2014 and it was quickly annexed by Vladimir Putin The Kremlin has said it will take “adequate measures” after the US increased sanctions on Russian individuals and companies because of the 2014 annexation of Crimea. As well as six bank officials, the US has […]

Michele Morgan: French actress and glamour icon dies at 96

Michele Morgan: French actress and glamour icon dies at 96

Image copyright AFP Image caption President Francois Hollande said Morgan’s “legend left its mark on many generations” Michele Morgan, the French screen star and glamour icon who won the first best actress prize at the Cannes film festival, has died at the age of 96. Her best-known films include 1938’s Quai des Brumes (Port of […]