Munich shooting

Police catch Munich shooter's suspected arms dealer in bogus sale

A weapons dealer thought to have sold a gun to the 18-year-old who carried out a deadly shooting rampage in Munich has been detained, German prosecutors said.

Munich shooter's father: "We're receiving death threats"

The parents of the Munich teen who shot dead nine people at a McDonald's restaurant and a nearby shopping centre before turning the gun on himself, have been receiving death threats, his father...

Report: Munich shooter right-wing extremist, "hated Turks and Arabs"

An Iranian-German teenager who killed nine people during a mass shooting outside a Munich shopping centre was a right-wing extremist who "hated Turks and Arabs," Germany's FAZ newspaper reported...

Friend of Munich shooter may have known of attack in advance

A friend of the Munich shooter, an Afghan teen, may have known in advance of the attack in which nine people were gunned down, prosecutors said Monday.

Recent high-profile attacks in Germany

Over the past five years in Germany there have been several high-profile attacks in which people have been injured or killed. The number has risen sharply after a recent spate of attacks.

Munich shooter planned crime for a year, was in psychiatric treatment

An Iranian-German teen who gunned down nine people with a semi-automatic weapon in Munich spent a year planning the attack, and his research of previous shootings included a trip to the scene of a...

Munich attacker acquired weapon on dark web, researched mass killings

A German-Iranian teenager acquired the semi-automatic pistol he used to kill nine people in Munich on the dark web and did extensive research on mass shootings, Bavaria's interior minister tells...

Germany considers tighter gun laws after shooter kills 10

German officials on Sunday called for the country's gun laws to be reexamined, two days after a German-Iranian teenager armed with a semi-automatic pistol mowed down nine people before turning the...

Toll of injured reaches 35 after deadly Munich shooting

The number of people injured rose to 35 after a deadly rampage at a Munich shopping centre allegedly by a teenager obsessed with mass shootings, German police said Sunday.

Munich teen inspired by mass shootings, Islamic State link ruled out

A lone 18-year-old German-Iranian attacker who shot dead 10 people, including himself, in Munich was inspired by other mass shootings around the world with police on Saturday ruling out any link...

Munich shooting draws condemnation, empathy from around the world

Leaders from around the world react to the shooting rampage in Munich which left 10 people dead, including the gunman, and more than two dozen injured.

Video of suspected Munich gunman: I have psychiatric problems

A person believed to be the gunman who shot dead 10 people including himself in a rampage in Munich said in a mobile- phone video aired by the media that he had been hospitalized for psychiatric...

Munich area football to go ahead after shooting; 1860 cancel fanfest

Football club 1860 Munich has cancelled a fanfest scheduled for Sunday while lower-league matches in the region will go ahead as planned over the weekend in the wake of the deadly shooting spree...

Police say teen Munich gunman inspired by Breivik massacre in Norway

German police believe that the lone, teenaged German-Iranian gunman who shot dead 10 people, including himself, in Munich was inspired by the massacre in Norway five years ago of 77 people by...

Croatian FM says no information about Croats being among victims of Munich attack

Croatian Foreign Minister Miro Kovac said late on Friday evening the ministry had no information if there were any Croatian citizens among those killed or injured in the attack on a crowded Munich...