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UN's Ban condemns Berlin Christmas market attack
[UNITED NATIONS] UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon on Tuesday condemned the rampage by a truck driver on a Berlin Christmas market that killed 12 people, calling it a terrorist attack.
Mr Ban expressed his deepest sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims.
"The secretary-general condemns the terrorist attack in Berlin last night," said a statement from his spokesman.
He "hopes anyone involved in the commission of this appalling crime will be swiftly brought to justice," he added.