Berlin: Security

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written question – answered on 12th January 2017.

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Photo of Catherine West Catherine West Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the security situation in Berlin since the terrorist attacks in that city on 19 December 2016.

Photo of Alan Duncan Alan Duncan Minister of State

At the time of the attack in Berlin on 19 December, we judged that there was a high threat from terrorism in Germany. This was and continues to be reflected in Foreign Office Travel Advice. Following the attack, the German authorities have increased security measures across the country. An investigation by the German authorities into the attack is ongoing.

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