The suspect behind Monday's Christmas market attack in Berlin was killed in a shootout in Milan, Italy's interior minister said Friday.
- The suspect in the Berlin truck attack was killed in a shootout in a suburb of the northern Italian city of Milan on Friday.
- He was stopped during a routine traffic stop in the early hours of Friday morning.
- Fingerprints identify the man killed in Milan as the Berlin truck attacker.
- He pulled a gun from his backpack after being asked to show his identity papers and was killed in the ensuing shootout.
- The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack in Berlin, which killed 12 and injured 56 others.
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Date created : 2016-12-23