Tuesday, 28th March 2023
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Several people shot dead at Hamburg Jehovah’s Witness hall

A shooting occurred at a Jehovah's Witnesses hall in Hamburg, Germany's second-largest city. Eight people, including the shooter, died of gunshot wounds and a number of others were injured, according to police.


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