Ceremony remembering German officers who plotted to overthrow Hitler in Berlin

 
Ceremony remembering German officers who plotted to overthrow Hitler in Berlin
German Norbert Lammert (4th R), president of the Bundestag, Germany's lower house of parliament, and Chief of Staff of the German army Bundeswehr Volker Wieker (3rd R), attend a ceremony remembering German officers who plotted to overthrow dictator Adolf Hitler in the 'Bendlerblock' building, in Berlin July 20, 2011. Germany on Wednesday remembered a group of military officers led by Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg who conspired to assassinate Adolf Hitler and overthrow the Nazi regime. The officers were shot at in the yard of the Bendlerblock building shortly after the failed plot. REUTERS/Thomas Peter (GERMANY - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY)