Hamburg is the second-biggest city in Germany. It is a popular tourist destination, thanks in part to its nightlife centered on the Reeperbahn. The Beatles played in Hamburg. Hamburg is an important science and education center.
Families of Nazi torture victims are fuming over the transformation of the former Gestapo headquarters in Hamburg into a luxury condo at the expense of a memorial to those affected by the secret police's atrocities.
A man who went on a stabbing spree, killing one person and injuring several others at a supermarket in Hamburg, Germany, had a “radical Islamist motive,” prosecutors confirmed in a statement on Monday.
Hamburg State Interior Minister Andy Grote said that the knife attacker who fatally stabbed one person and wounded several others in Germany’s largest port city on Friday, was actually known to authorities as an Islamist.