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    The Terror Truck That Ran Down Germany’s Heart

    Tolerance and unity. Those might also be victims of Monday’s attack on a popular Christmas market in Berlin, where a Polish truck ran down holiday shoppers, murdering 12 and injuring about 50. It led to the shootout early Friday near Milan, with Italian police killing Anis Amri, 24, the Tunisian migrant who appears on video declaring allegiance to ISIS’s leader. His death provided some closure, but the attack has already stoked anti-immigrant sentiment and criticism of Europe’s open borders, while Tunisian authorities have arrested Amri’s nephew and two others they say formed a terror cell.

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