Why the IOC will never memorialize the '72 Munich massacre
Recently, new information about the Munich Massacre at the 1972 Olympic Games was released by German police as a result of pressure from German investigative reporters. It was reported that the “Black September” terrorists were helped by a Nazi group in Germany to get fake IDs, weapons and access to the Olympic Village. This was not too shocking, as the head of the IOC in 1972 was Avery Brundage, a Nazi sympathizer and anti-Semite.
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prise d'otages des Jeux olympiques de Munich des Jeux olympiques d'été de 1972 à Munich. Le 5 septembre, des membres de l'équipe olympique d'Israël ont été pris en otage et assassinés par des terroristes membres de l'organisation palestinienne Septembre noir. Le bilan de la prise d'otage est de onze membres de l'équipe olympique israélienne assassinés et d'un policier ouest-allemand tué. Cinq des huit terroristes ont été tués, les trois autres capturés.