Terror strikes Germany: 9 killed in shooting at Munich Shopping Mall

Police surrounded the area after the shooting at a shopping centre in Munich.

A shooting at a Munich shopping centre which left nine people dead was carried out by one gunman who then killed himself. Munich police has confirmed the death of 10 people including a gunman who shot himself after attacking people

The suspect was an 18-year-old German-Iranian dual national who lived in Munich, but his motive is unclear.

Police also said that over 20 people were injured including three critically.

This is the second terrorist attack in Germany this week.

This is the second terrorist attack in Germany this week.

A huge manhunt was launched following reports that up to three gunmen had been involved in the attack.

The body of the suspect was found about 1km from the Olympia shopping centre in the north-western suburb of Moosach.

The neighbouring Austria and Czech Republic have boosted their border security.

German security forces have been on alert since a teenage migrant stabbed and injured five people on a train in Bavaria on Monday, in an attack claimed by so-called Islamic State.

No casualty to Indian nationals reported in the Munich attack. The Indian Embassy in Munich has asked people to stay indoors.

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