BREAKING: Berlin's iconic Europa-Center tower on fire
Photos and videos posted on social media sites show thick black smoke and flames blowing from the roof of the 21-storey tower.
At this point the cause of the fire is unclear, and it's not yet known if anybody has been injured by the blaze.
Keep refreshing this page for live updates as they happen.
The first fire brigade entered the Europa-Center at approximately 2:05pm local time (12:05 GMT), Berliner Morgenpost reported. The area surrounding the building is now closed off, and the situation there remains “strained but calm.”
The fire services entered the Europa-Center at 14.05 local time... read more
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