A visitor looks at the portraits of the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Photo: AFP A visitor looks at the portraits of the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Photo: AFP
A visitor looks at the portraits of the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Photo: AFP

Memorial to Munich Olympic massacre memorial opens 45 years after bloodshed

Black September gunmen took advantage of light security to break into the Israeli team’s flat at the Olympic Village, immediately killing two of the athletes and taking nine others hostage

A visitor looks at the portraits of the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Photo: AFP A visitor looks at the portraits of the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Photo: AFP
A visitor looks at the portraits of the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics. Photo: AFP
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