ARTICLES RELATING TO NAZI CRIMES

Museum acquires Bertrand Russell Nazi pacifist letter

2014-02-20 10:30

A museum has acquired a 1937 letter written by Bertrand Russell in which the Nobel Prize-winner says if the Nazi army invades England; Adolf Hitler should be invited to dinner.

Italy at a loss over Nazi's body

2013-10-17 12:18

Italian authorities have been at a loss on what to do with the body of Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke who died last week and was charged for massacring 335 civilians.

Greek neo-Nazi leader in pre-trial detention

2013-10-03 13:00

The leader of Greece's Golden Dawn neo-Nazi party Nikos Michaloliakos has been placed in pre-trial detention after delivering a lengthy testimony in court, the Athens News Agency says.

Nazi-themed restaurant sparks controversy

2013-07-19 12:05

Authorities in central Indonesia plan to ask a restaurant owner to explain his reasons for opening a Nazi-themed cafe that has sparked controversy among locals and tourists.

Germany probes possible neo-Nazi bombing

2013-06-18 13:15

German prosecutors are investigating whether three alleged neo-Nazis suspected of killing 10 people were responsible for a bomb attack not previously linked to the group.

'Most dangerous neo-Nazi' an enigma

2013-05-02 11:09

Prosecutors have called Beate Zschaepe Germany's most dangerous neo-Nazi and she will sit in the dock in the country's biggest far-right murder trial of the post-war period.

US man target of Nazi hunters

2012-09-23 15:57

Germany has launched a war crimes investigation against a US citizen accused of serving as an SS guard at Auschwitz.

Ex nazi guard Demjanjuk dead at 91

2012-03-18 15:28

John Demjanjuk, convicted last year for his role in killing 28 000 Jews at a Nazi death camp during World War Two, died on Saturday aged 91 in a care home in southern Germany.

Pope recalls life under Nazis

2011-05-28 23:09

Pope Benedict XVI, who was forced to join the Hitler Youth as a child, has made a rare mention of life in Germany under the Nazis, calling it a "dark time".

Austrian city renames Nazi-linked streets

2011-04-18 18:36

The Austrian city of Graz has decided to rename a square that bears the name of a poet close to the Nazis and more changes are expected.

 
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In 1944 Erich Priebke was serving as an officer in Adolf Hitler's brutal SS. Now, a week after his death, his lawyer has released a video statement from Priebke. Watch.

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Nazi's body should be incinerated: Jewish group

2013-10-14 12:01

The body of Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke, who died last week in Italy aged 100, should be sent to Germany and incinerated, the head of the Simon Wiesenthal Centre says.

Ex-SS officer silent as trial opens

2013-09-02 16:34

A 92-year-old former SS officer has gone on trial in Germany for the murder of a Dutch resistance fighter nearly 70 years ago.

Romania to punish communist-era guards

2013-07-11 14:01

Romania is taking its first steps toward punishing brutal Communist-era gulag guards 50 years later, most of them now in their 80s and 90s.

Stalin criticism sparks anti-Semite row

2013-05-24 14:32

An explosive comparison made by a liberal Russian politician between Stalin's agents and Hitler's secret police has provoked a storm of abusive criticism in Russia.

Warsaw ghetto uprising memorial 70yrs on

2013-04-19 11:44

Sirens and church bells have been set to ring across Warsaw to mark 70 years to the day since hundreds of young, poorly armed Jews rose up against the Nazis in a doomed revolt.

Nazi accused free to stay in Australia

2012-08-15 20:12

A 90-year-old man accused of being a Nazi war criminal has won his fight to stay in Australia, ending a legal battle to extradite him to Hungary over the 1944 murder of a Jewish teenager.

German raids on Nazi massacre suspects

2011-12-05 17:14

German authorities say they have raided the homes of six men suspected of taking part in the Nazi massacre of 642 mainly women and children in a French village in 1944.

Hungarian Nazi war crime trial resumes

2011-05-19 17:40

The trial of Hungarian Nazi war crime suspect Sandor Kepiro has resumed after health checks showed the 97-year-old was fit enough to attend, even if extremely frail.

Germany still keeping Nazi secrets

2011-04-06 17:44

Fifty years after Adolf Eichmann went on trial in Israel, Germany is still keeping mum on how much it knew before Mossad agents kidnapped the Nazi war criminal in Argentina in 1960.

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