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First man charged for sex attack on New Year's Eve in Cologne

German prosecutors on Thursday laid the first formal sex-related charge against a man linked to the mass assault of women during New Year's Eve celebrations in central Cologne.

Police: Cologne carnival relatively peaceful, 35 sex assault charges

Cologne's annual street carnival has so far been relatively peaceful, police in the western German city said, despite having logged over 400 complaints by Sunday.