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1972 Munich Olympics

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers a keynote address during a symposium of genocide prevention at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum July 24, 2012 in Washington, DC.        (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Clinton Urges IOC to Commemorate Munich Massacre

A diplomatic source familiar with the letter said Clinton urged the IOC to reverse its decision not to mark the 40th anniversary of the tragedy at Friday’s opening ceremony in London.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012

Israel's Ilana Romano (L), the widow of middleweight weightlifting champion Yossef Romano, and Ankie Spitzer (R), the widow of fencing coach Andrei Spitzer pose on July 25, 2012 before holding a press conference in London about a petition that has gathered more than 103,000 signatures requesting the International Olympic Committee to hold a public minute of silence for the 11 members of the Israeli Olympic team killed during the 1972 Munich games.  (JACK GUEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

Munich Widows Call for Olympic Ceremony Protest

Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano are demanding that London organizers recognize their husbands’ deaths and honor them at Olympic Stadium 40 years after the slayings.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/25/2012