WASHINGTON—Representative Eliot L. Engel, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today made the following statement on the terrorist attack in Berlin:

"I'm appalled by the terrorist attack tonight in Berlin, and my heart goes out to all the people of Germany, especially those who have been affected.  As we learn more about what's happened, the United States should stand ready to assist our ally Germany in any investigation and the effort to bring to justice those responsible."