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  6/19/2014, Sivan 21, 5774

Suspected Nazi War Criminal Arrested in Philadelphia

An 89-year-old Philadelphia man has been arrested on charges of aiding and abetting the killing of 216,000 Jews while he was a guard at the Auschwitz death camp, The Associated Press (AP) reported on Wednesday.

The man, Johann “Hans” Breyer, was ordered held without bail on a German arrest warrant, the report said.