Researchers in Würzburg have been commissioned by the German Shooting Federation to study the behavior of young members of Bavarian shooting clubs. They want to determine whether sport shooting promotes violence among children and young people.
Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund have lifted the suspension of scoring star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon striker had been left out of the squad that lost to Stuttgart for disciplinary reasons.
From Carnival to football and even odder hobbies like rabbit-breeding, there's a club for everyone in Germany. Nearly half of Germans belong to one - and the numbers continue too grow.
More and more Reichsbürger and neo-Nazis are getting legal access to firearms at shooting clubs, according to Thuringia's state intelligence agency. The state is thought to be home to about 1,000 Reichsbürger.
They're more about the parades, uniforms, beer and oompah music than about weapons. Germany's largest shooting festival in Hanover runs from June 30 through July 9.
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