Holocaust denier sent to prison

2015-11-17 22:21

The German Neo-Nazi and Holocaust denier Gerhard Ittner has been sentenced to 18 months in prison by a regional court in Germany.

Pope plans to visit Auschwitz

2015-11-09 17:52

Pope Francis intends to stop at the Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp when he visits Poland next year, Polish President Andrzej Duda says.

Netanyahu causes uproar by linking Palestinians to Holocaust

2015-10-21 10:32

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is under fire for suggesting that a World War II-era Palestinian leader convinced the Nazis to adopt their Final Solution to exterminate European Jews.

Beyond the ugly headlines, Germans open hearts, homes for refugees

2015-08-06 13:31

Millions of Germans are opening their hearts and homes to help the tired, poor and huddled masses from the Middle East, Asia and Africa find shelter and perhaps a new life in a country that won't stop trying to atone for its Nazi past.

Buckingham Palace slams images of queen's 'Nazi salute' as child

2015-07-18 11:22

Buckingham Palace has voiced disappointment after a British newspaper published images allegedly showing a young Queen Elizabeth II giving a Nazi salute in the early 1930s.

Hitler's artworks go under the hammer in controversial auction

2015-06-19 14:32

Fourteen watercolour paintings and drawings allegedly by a young Adolf Hitler are set to be auctioned in the German city of Nuremburg, the Weidler auction house says.

Queen Elizabeth II to visit Nazi camp where Anne Frank died

2015-05-18 16:00

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is to visit the site of Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen during her state visit to Germany, Buckingham Palace says.

Auschwitz bookkeeper set to stand trial in Germany

2015-04-21 08:37

A 93-year-old former bookkeeper at Auschwitz will go on trial in Germany, accused by prosecutors of being an accessory in the murder of 300 000 people, even though he was not involved in any actual killing.

Survey: Global anti-Semitic attacks soar in 2014

2015-04-16 13:17

Violent anti-Semitic attacks soared by 38% worldwide in 2014 according to an Israeli survey marking 70 years since the liberation of the Nazi death camps.

German court throws out Nazi massacre case

2014-12-09 16:01

A German court has thrown out the case of a former SS man accused of involvement in the largest civilian massacre in Nazi-occupied France.


'Nazi Oma' gets jail time for denying the holocaust

2015-11-13 12:58

A German court has sentenced an 87-year-old grandmother to 10 months in jail for Holocaust denial after a trial in which she insisted that Auschwitz was 'not historically proven' to be a death camp.

Nazi hunters to work with Unesco to prevent genocide

2015-10-26 17:05

A couple renowned for documenting all 76 000 people deported from France and tracking down Nazis for prosecution, will now work with the UN education agency on genocide prevention.

Supremacist convicted of killing 3 at US Jewish sites

2015-09-01 10:13

The man who admitted killing three people at two suburban Kansas City Jewish sites has given jurors a Nazi salute after they convicted him of murder and other charges for the shootings.

Looted in Mosul, sold in Munich?

2015-07-31 05:36

Fears that Germany has become a trade hub for looted antiquities from the Middle East, has prompted the government to put forward a draft law on artistic imports.

German court sentences 94-year-old ex-Nazi to 4 years

2015-07-15 12:13

A 94-year-old ex-Waffen-SS member is to go to jail for four years for his role as an accessory in the deaths of 300 000 people at the Nazi death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, a German court rules.

20 000 evacuated after World War II bomb discovery in Germany

2015-05-27 13:27

About 20 000 people have been evacuated in the west German city of Cologne after a 1 000kg bomb dating back to World War II was discovered in the city's north-east.

5 paintings missing since World War II returned to Germany

2015-05-06 11:15

Five paintings missing since World War II are being returned to Germany from the United States so that they can be given back to their rightful owners, the State Department and Monuments Men Foundation says.

Greece starts trial of neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party

2015-04-19 13:05

Greece begins one of its most publicised trials in decades, with dozens of people linked to the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party facing charges including murder and participation in a criminal organisation.

Abbott takes back his 2nd Nazi comparison

2015-03-19 18:41

Australia's gaffe-prone prime minister has taken back his second Nazi-related comment in a month after he compared the opposition party leader to German World War II-era propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels.

US House approves bill to stop Nazi benefit pay

2014-12-03 09:03

The House of Representatives has unanimously approved a bill to shut a loophole that allowed suspected Nazi war criminals to be paid millions of dollars in US government pension benefits.

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