BERLIN - In Berlin 'Memorial Church 'almost on the spot where Monday was an attack, numerous people in the Christmas Eve service commemorated the victims of the terror. Beside the church is the Christmas market, where Monday a terrorist with a truck crashed into the crowd., Killing twelve people dead.
The spiritual Ulrike Trautwein of the evangelical church called the hearing to 'no hate retaliate with hate. 'Especially in this place we wish God's peace,' said Trautwein. 'This church is not just a complaint against the war, but also become against terrorism. '
The remains of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church in the heart of Berlin remember especially the suffering and the devastation of the Second World War. The church was almost bombed in November 1943 during the Allied air raids on the German capital. After the war, the ruins are not destroyed, but the church is not restored to its former glory.