nazi war criminals

Entrance to Auschwitz
German court drops case against woman, 92, who worked at Auschwitz

She was charged with 260,000 counts of accessory to murder, connected to her work at the Nazi concentration camp as the radio operator of the commandant there.

German chancellor Adolf Hitler looks out at a rally staged by the Nazi Party
87-year-old 'Nazi Grandma' to serve jail time

In Germany anyone who publicly denies, endorses or plays down the events of the Holocaust can be sentenced to a maximum of five years in jail.

Nazi uniforms and a Swastika flag that were confiscated by the Berlin police
Hitler mustaches and Nazi salutes provoke brawl with Jewish students in Argentina

The president of Argentina´s Jewish political umbrella, DAIA, Ariel Cohen Sabban, said that “the perpetrators must understand the gravity of this act, these attitudes cannot go unpunished."

Joseph Goebbels
Nazi propagandist Goebbels’ wife had Jewish father, new document shows

Friedlander died in the Buchenwald concentration camp in 1939; his daughter, Magda Goebbels, did not attempt to help him.

An elderly couple lays a wreath in front of a memorial for the victims of Sachsenhausen
Bringing Nazis to justice in Germany

The new German prosecution policy is a far better reflection of the reality of the crimes committed by the Nazis during World War II than previous iterations.

Joseph Goebbels
Joseph Goebbels' 105-year-old secretary feels no guilt

Pomsel insisted to The Guardian that her role in the Nazi propaganda department was "just another job" and that she had no interest in "clearing [her] conscience."

Germany's Nazi hunter tracks down 8 concentration camp workers

The eight suspects had worked at the Nazis' Stutthoff concentration camp near what is now Gdansk in Poland.

Victims of the Nazi-backed Ustasha regime killed at the end of the World War Two lay on the ground
Nazi hunter outraged by annulment of Ustasha collaborator’s verdict

The genocidal campaign waged by the Ustasha regime against Serbs and their active participation in Holocaust crimes against Jews are among the most heinous crimes of World War II.

Efraim Zuroff
Armenian monument to Nazi collaborator draws criticism

During WWII however, Nzhdeh (1886– 1955) collaborated with the Nazis and put the Armenian Legion, numbering some 30,000 men, at the disposal of the Nazi command.

Amedeo Modigliani, Seated Man with a Cane (1918).
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel

The Limbach commission is an important initiative for many Germans and Jews whose property was stolen by the Nazis.

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