Munich shooter - German of Iranian descent
Number of victims of Munich shooting reaches 10 people
Europe stands united with Germany in the face of the tragedy in Munich, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said.
"Our thoughts are with the victims, their families and all German people. Europe stands united," she said.
Russian federal agency urges Russians in Munich to be adamant
Ninth body found near shopping center in Munich, police say it might be attacker
The number of victims of Friday's shelling in Munich has risen to eight.
21:52 According to Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, Germany’ authorities have promised to inform the Russian side about Russians in Munich.
"Our German colleagues have promised, first, to inform us about what is going on," she said. "They have taken the issue concerning Russians staying in Germany, in Munich under their control. And, naturally, they will the Russian side."
21:37 Media say an alleged shooter may have shot himself.
21:36 Bild says Munich’s police don’t rule out that the shootings in the city were terrorist attacks.
21:17 AFP quoting police sources reports six people have been killed in the shooting.
21:16 The Bavarian Interior Ministry has dismissed media reports on three people killed in the shooting.
"The reports quoting us stand at variance with reality," it said. "We didn't release any such data."
21:01 According to the local police, the shooting started in Hanauer Strasse. Another shooting occurred in Riesstrasse. The third shooting occurred at the Olympia trade center. There're no official data on the casualties.
20:53 Bild: There were at least three shooters in Munich.
20:47 Reuters reports with reference to NTV that at least three people have been killed in the shooting
20:40 The police think there were several people involved in the shooting in Munich
20:37 Media report one more shooting in Munich. The N24 TV channel reports shooting on Marienplatz.
20:25 Reuters: People are being evacuated from the trade center the alleged shooting took place at.
20:23 Reuters says the police have reported several people dead in the shooting.
20:19 Media report at least one casualty.
20:16 The work of the city subway has been suspended.
20:06 The man allegedly opening fire at the trade center is on the run. The police are searching for him.
20:05 Shots have reportedly been fired at on of Munich's trade centers.
According to the police, there may be casualties.