Rochus Misch, who served as Adolf Hitler's bodyguard, spoke to ITV News in 1985 about the Nazi leader's last moments.
Misch said he was about to get something to eat inside Hitler's bunker when he heard a shot fired:
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The carnival season is nearing its traditional all-out Fat Tuesday celebration.
Some areas may remain cloudy and damp through the afternoon but it will be mild with highs reaching 14 Celsius.
The mandate is scheduled for publication on Thursday.