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1992: Chains of Light Against Racism  
On December 6, 1992, nearly half a million people took to the streets of Munich carrying torches and candles to protest against a string of xenophobic incidents that had culminated in the murder of three Turkish people in Mölln. The rest of the country soon joined in these "chains of light" to protest against attacks motivated by hatred and fear of foreigners.

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1929: Nikolaus Harnoncourt
1492: Discovery of Haiti
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21.6.2021 Coronavirus digest: Germany records fewest new cases since August
Germany has recorded 346 new cases, its lowest daily tally since late last summer. Meanwhile, the Olympics plans to allow spectators, but in limited numbers. Follow DW for the latest.
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Who is Nikolaus Harnoncourt?
  An Austrian painter
  An Austrian orchestra conductor
  An Austrian novelist