Flowers and wreaths were laid at a plaque in the Olympic Village
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The Munich massacre remembered

5 September 2012 Last updated at 23:27 BST

Memorial ceremonies are taking place in Germany to mark the 40th anniversary of the killing of 11 Israeli athletes and coaches during the Olympic Games in Munich.

On 5 September 1972, eight gunmen burst into the Israeli athletes' quarters, killing two immediately and taking nine athletes and coaches hostage

Stephen Evans reports from Berlin.