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Germany mourns Pope Benedict XVI
The first German-born pope in centuries has been hailed as a "formative figure" in the Catholic Church. Mourners gathered at Benedict's Bavarian birth village to pay their respects following his death at the age of 95. - 31.12.2022
Germany: Bavaria train attacker handed 14-year jail sentence
The 28-year-old pulled a knife on four passengers on a high-speed train in the southern state of Bavaria last November. The trial focused on whether his attack was motivated by Islamic extremism or schizophrenia. - 23.12.2022