Photo Gallery: Probe Points to Police Cover-Up in Ohnesorg Shooting
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Photo Gallery: Probe Points to Police Cover-Up in Ohnesorg Shooting

New Probe into 1967 Killing Police Covered Up Truth Behind Infamous Student Shooting

The killing of West Berlin student Benno Ohnesorg by a police officer changed the course of German history by triggering the 1968 protests. Now research by prosecutors and by SPIEGEL has found that the fatal shot probably wasn't fired in self-defense -- and that the police covered up the truth.
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