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Daemon
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The Munich Massacre (1972)

During the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany, Palestinian terrorists from the group Black September infiltrated the Olympic Village and took a number of members of the Israeli Olympic team hostage. Two of the athletes were killed during the initial assault, and nine others lost their lives in the course of a failed rescue attempt, during which a German police officer and five of the eight kidnappers were killed as well. What went wrong during the rescue attempt at Fürstenfeldbruck airbase? More...
MechPebbles
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The thought of killing athletes makes me wanna puke.
monamagda
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No words to lament! Only tears!


The memorial plaque in front of the apartments at 31 Connolly Strasse, site of the hostage crisis that led to the Munich Massacre.
It reads in both German and Hebrew: “The team of the State of Israel stayed in this building during the 20th Olympic Summer Games.
On the 5th September, (list of victims’ names) suffered a violent death.
Honour to their memory”.
Fredric-frank Myers
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Why are there so many more sad days that have occurred throughout the history of the world rather then days that would be considered wonderful?
nkelsey
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an useless killing.
Gary98
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We have massacre every day in this world.
Tovarish
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That does not make it right or acceptable Gary98.

It was a terrorist attack.
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