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  כסלו 30, 5774 , 03/12/13

Nazi War Criminal Heinrich Boere Dead at 92

The Justice Ministry in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia announced, Monday, that Heinrich Boere - convicted in 2010 for the murder of three suspected members of the Dutch underground during World War II - died in the infirmary of a prison where he was serving a life sentence.

Boere was a member of an SS hit team in Holland and is believed to have murdered a total of 54 people. At his trial he expressed no regret and said he was just following orders.

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