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  12/31/2013, Tevet 28, 5774

Art Stolen by Nazis Discovered in German Parliament

Works of art stolen by the Nazis during the Holocaust and Would war II era were discovered by art historian in the Bundestag, the German parliament, Bild news reported. A Bundestag spokesman said in response that an art expert examined "two suspected cases", but refused to confirm the findings. Two works in question are famous oil paintings allegedly confiscated by the Adolf Hitler regime from their original owners.