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A woman lights candles in front of wreaths at a memorial at the former accommodation building of the Israeli Olympic team in Munich, southern Germany, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, during a commemoration ceremony for the assassination victims of the Olympic games in Munich in 1972. 17 people died in a failed liberation attempt of Israeli hostages, eleven of them of Israel's Olympic team, five terrorists and a German police officer. (AP Photo/dapd, Joerg Koch)

Munich marks 'Black September' anniversary

September 5, 2012

Relatives of Israelis slain by Palestinian gunmen during the 1972 Olympics in Munich are marking its 40th anniversary with Israeli and German officials at the air base where most of the 12 victims died. (Sept. 5)