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August 10, 1991
German authorities have charged a married couple with attempted murder in the 1979 bombing of a limousine carrying Gen. Alexander M. Haig, then the commander of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. The federal prosecutor's office said Sigrid Friedrich, 42, is accused of helping set up the attack in Belgium. Her husband, Baptist Ralf Friedrich, 44, is suspected of acquiring plastic explosives for the bomb from Italy's guerrilla Red Brigades.
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April 30, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
A hand grenade went off in a crowded Hamburg, Germany, discotheque, sending nine people to the hospital, two of them in critical condition. About 1,500 people were at the disco when the blast occurred shortly after 3 a.m. The motive for the attack was not clear, and investigators had no leads on suspects, a police spokesman said.
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April 30, 2000 | From Times Wire Reports
A hand grenade went off in a crowded Hamburg, Germany, discotheque, sending nine people to the hospital, two of them in critical condition. About 1,500 people were at the disco when the blast occurred shortly after 3 a.m. The motive for the attack was not clear, and investigators had no leads on suspects, a police spokesman said.
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November 24, 1996 | Reuters
At least 10 people were injured when a large explosion wrecked a Turkish-owned supermarket in the northern German city of Bremen on Saturday night, police said. Two of those injured appeared to be seriously hurt, and the supermarket was completely destroyed, police said in a statement. Neighboring buildings and nearby cars were badly damaged.
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November 2, 1994 | Associated Press
A gas explosion in a heating plant near the center of this eastern German city killed four people and injured four others Tuesday, police said. Police said the cause of the accident was unclear.
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November 24, 1996 | Reuters
At least 10 people were injured when a large explosion wrecked a Turkish-owned supermarket in the northern German city of Bremen on Saturday night, police said. Two of those injured appeared to be seriously hurt, and the supermarket was completely destroyed, police said in a statement. Neighboring buildings and nearby cars were badly damaged.
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February 13, 1991 | HENRY WEINSTEIN and WILLIAM C. REMPEL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The Commerce Department approved millions of dollars in high-technology exports to an Iraqi research center after a classified Pentagon report warned on Nov. 6, 1986, that the nine-acre complex north of Baghdad was secretly developing missiles and weapons of mass destruction, according to government sources familiar with the report.
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November 2, 1994 | Associated Press
A gas explosion in a heating plant near the center of this eastern German city killed four people and injured four others Tuesday, police said. Police said the cause of the accident was unclear.
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August 10, 1991
German authorities have charged a married couple with attempted murder in the 1979 bombing of a limousine carrying Gen. Alexander M. Haig, then the commander of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. The federal prosecutor's office said Sigrid Friedrich, 42, is accused of helping set up the attack in Belgium. Her husband, Baptist Ralf Friedrich, 44, is suspected of acquiring plastic explosives for the bomb from Italy's guerrilla Red Brigades.
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