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Flashback: The Fake Hitler Diaries

The affair of the forgeries purporting to be Hitler's diaries is considered one of the biggest scandals in the history of the West German press. The weekly news magazine Stern published the diaries in 1983. At the time, they were considered a sensational find. But just a few days after publication, it became clear they were fakes.

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