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Germany charges former Nazi camp secretary with complicity in murders

Germany charges former Nazi camp secretary with complicity in murders

Former female secretary from Stutthof concentration camp charged with complicity in murders of 10,000 people.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/02/2021 21:45
Germany: Appeals against conviction of Nazi guard dropped

Germany: Appeals against conviction of Nazi guard dropped

All appeals against conviction of concentration camp guard Bruno Dey dropped, making the decision legally binding.Elad Benari, 11/08/2020 05:39
Former SS guard convicted of being accessory to murder

Former SS guard convicted of being accessory to murder

93-year-old Bruno Dey sentenced by court to two-year suspended sentence for being an accessory to murder at the Stutthof concentration camp.Elad Benari, 24/07/2020 01:02
Former Nazi guard apologizes to Holocaust victims ahead of verdict

Former Nazi guard apologizes to Holocaust victims ahead of verdict

93-year-old Bruno Dey is accused of complicity in the murder of 5,230 people when he worked as an SS tower guard at the Stutthof camp.Elad Benari, 21/07/2020 06:21
German prosecutors demand jail time for former Nazi concentration camp guard

German prosecutors demand jail time for former Nazi concentration camp guard

93-year-old Bruno Dey accused of complicity in the murder of 5,230 people at the Stutthof camp.Elad Benari, 07/07/2020 06:23
Russia asks Canada to hand over files on ex-Nazi death squad member

Russia asks Canada to hand over files on ex-Nazi death squad member

Russia asks Canada to hand over case files on 95-year-old Helmut Oberlander who lost his Canadian citizenship due over wartime activities.Ben Ariel, 17/02/2020 00:59
Suspected SS guard says he's 'sorry' for his actions

Suspected SS guard says he's 'sorry' for his actions

93-year-old former SS guard expresses regret in first day of trial for complicity in murder of more than 5,000 people at Stutthof.Elad Benari, 18/10/2019 05:59
Nazi guard, 92, charged with 5,230 accessory to murder acts

Nazi guard, 92, charged with 5,230 accessory to murder acts

'What good would it have done for me to leave? They’d just have found somebody else,' the former Nazi guard says.Sara Rubenstein, 18/04/2019 23:05
German court drops case against former Nazi camp guard

German court drops case against former Nazi camp guard

Case against former Stutthof guard Johann Rehbogen dropped due to his health.Elad Benari, 04/04/2019 04:13
Trial of former Nazi guard likely won't be restarted

Trial of former Nazi guard likely won't be restarted

Trial of 95-year-old Johann Rehbogen, a former SS guard in Stutthof, was suspended in December due to health concerns.Elad Benari, 26/02/2019 05:38
Former Nazi guard dies after being deported from US

Former Nazi guard dies after being deported from US

Former Nazi labor camp guard Jakiw Palij, who was deported from US to Germany in August, dies at 95.Ben Ariel, 11/01/2019 04:36
Former Majdanek guard 'too sick' to face trial

Former Majdanek guard 'too sick' to face trial

German court says it won't put on trial 97-year-old former guard at Majdanek death camp due to his health.Elad Benari, 21/12/2018 05:09
Trial of former Nazi guard collapses over his health

Trial of former Nazi guard collapses over his health

Judges end proceedings in trial of former SS guard at Stutthof due to questions about his health.Elad Benari, 14/12/2018 05:22
Former Nazi death camp guard charged with accessory to murder

Former Nazi death camp guard charged with accessory to murder

German prosecutors charge 95-year-old with more than 36,000 counts of accessory to murder at the Mauthausen camp.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/11/2018 21:14
Former SS guard to stand trial over deaths at Stutthof

Former SS guard to stand trial over deaths at Stutthof

94-year-old to go on trial on charges of complicity in mass murders of several hundred prisoners at Stutthof concentration camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2018 06:40
Deportation of Nazi ignites partisan debate in US

Deportation of Nazi ignites partisan debate in US

Trump administration's announcement of deportation of SS guard from concentration camp sparks partisan fight.Andrew Silow-Carroll, JTA, 22/08/2018 07:59
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' again asks for clemency

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' again asks for clemency

96-year-old former Auschwitz guard submits request for clemency in a bid to avoid serving his sentence for accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 02/03/2018 06:42
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' asks for clemency to avoid jail

Former Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening launches bid for clemency in a final bid to avoid serving his sentence as an accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 16/01/2018 05:33
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' must go to jail, judge rules

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' must go to jail, judge rules

Germany's constitutional court rejects appeal of former SS guard Oskar Groening against his jail sentence.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/12/2017 21:46
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' challenges jail sentence

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' challenges jail sentence

Former SS guard Oskar Groening says imprisonment would violate his "right to life".Elad Benari, 20/12/2017 04:45
Former guard at Majdanek charged in Germany

Former guard at Majdanek charged in Germany

German prosecutors charge 96-year-old former SS guard at Majdanek with complicity in the murder of detainees.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 21/10/2017 00:01
Tillerson urged to deport Nazi guard living in Queens

Tillerson urged to deport Nazi guard living in Queens

New York congressman writes Secretary of State, demanding he take action to deport 92-year-old Nazi death camp guard Jakiw Palij.Ben Ariel, 18/05/2017 04:36
Auschwitz Museum offers confidentiality to Nazi war criminals

Auschwitz Museum offers confidentiality to Nazi war criminals

Polish Jews outraged after director of Auschwitz Museum calls on Nazi guards to come forward with artifacts, promises confidentiality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2017 20:55
Trial of former SS medic stalls again

Trial of former SS medic stalls again

German court again suspends the trial of 95-year-old Hubert Zafke, a former medical orderly at the Auschwitz death camp.Nissan Tzur, 20/09/2016 05:12
Trial of former SS medic opens after long delay

Trial of former SS medic opens after long delay

Trial of 95-year-old Hubert Zafke, who served at Auschwitz, opens in Germany amid health concerns.Ben Ariel, 13/09/2016 05:44
Forgiving the unforgivable

Forgiving the unforgivable

Only the victim can forgive and there is no cause for him to do so, even if he survives. Shifra Hoffman, 29/08/2016 07:04
Germany identifies eight Nazi war criminals

Germany identifies eight Nazi war criminals

German investigators identify eight suspected Nazi war criminals who worked at the Stutthof concentration camp.Yedidya Ben Or, 10/08/2016 03:14
Germany drops investigation of former SS officer

Germany drops investigation of former SS officer

German prosecutors drop investigation of former SS officer Wilhelm Kusterer, suspected of war crimes in Italy.Ben Ariel, 30/06/2016 04:42
93-year-old Auschwitz guard dies before trial

93-year-old Auschwitz guard dies before trial

Former SS guard dies a week before he was scheduled to go on trial for his alleged role in the murder of more than 1,000 at Auschwitz.JTA, 08/04/2016 05:31
Suspected Auschwitz guard dies in Croatia

Suspected Auschwitz guard dies in Croatia

Jakob Denzinger, who was under investigation for his Nazi past, dies at 92 before being prosecuted.Ben Ariel, 14/02/2016 06:36
Court deems Auschwitz paramedic fit for trial

Court deems Auschwitz paramedic fit for trial

German court permits trial of 95-year-old accused of being an accessory to the murder of at least 3,681 people at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 02/12/2015 05:12
German court: Former Auschwitz guard fit for trial

German court: Former Auschwitz guard fit for trial

German court says 93-year-old former SS sergeant charged with accessory to murder at Auschwitz is fit for trial.Ben Ariel, 03/11/2015 03:46
Germany Charges Female Who Served at Auschwitz

Germany Charges Female Who Served at Auschwitz

91-year-old woman charged as an accessory to the murder of 260,000 people at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 22/09/2015 05:46
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Appeals Conviction

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Appeals Conviction

Defense team for Oskar Groening appeals his conviction of 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.Elad Benari, 21/07/2015 06:45
Prosecutors Seeking 3.5 Years for Groening

Prosecutors Seeking 3.5 Years for Groening

German prosecutors ask for 3½-year prison sentence for Oskar Groening, a former SS sergeant who served at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 08/07/2015 04:46
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Admits Guilt

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' Admits Guilt

Oskar Groening admits guilt for his role in the Holocaust, a day before closing arguments postponed due to his bad health.Ben Ariel, 03/07/2015 02:46
130 Ex-Nazis Given US Retirement Benefits

130 Ex-Nazis Given US Retirement Benefits

Social Security Administration reveals that $20.2 million was paid to ex-Nazi war criminals.Tova Dvorin, 31/05/2015 12:28
Session in Trial of Auschwitz Bookkeeper Canceled

Session in Trial of Auschwitz Bookkeeper Canceled

This week's session in the trial of Oskar Groening called off due to his poor health.Ben Ariel, 21/05/2015 05:30
Poland to Publish List of Auschwitz Staff

Poland to Publish List of Auschwitz Staff

Poland is preparing an extensive list of the personnel who served in Auschwitz, where more than 8,700 people are now believe to have worked.Nissan Tzur and Elad Benari, 20/05/2015 02:16
Germany Praised for Efforts to Charge Former Nazis

Germany Praised for Efforts to Charge Former Nazis

The Simon Wiesenthal Center touts Germany for most positive results in indicting Nazi war criminals from April 2014- May 2015.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2015 19:42
Fifth-Most Wanted Nazi Criminal Dies a Free Man

Fifth-Most Wanted Nazi Criminal Dies a Free Man

Soren Kam, who was the fifth-most wanted war criminal on the Simon Wiesenthal Center list, dies at 93.Ben Ariel, 03/04/2015 04:45
Was There a Nazi Hideout in Argentina?

Was There a Nazi Hideout in Argentina?

Argentine archaeologist discovers what he says may have been a hideout for Nazis, located near the border with Paraguay.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2015 01:13
Germany Charges Former Auschwitz Guard

Germany Charges Former Auschwitz Guard

German court charges 93-year-old with 170,000 counts of accessory to murder on allegations he served as an SS guard at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 17/02/2015 02:13
Germany to Investigate Suspected Female Nazi Guard

Germany to Investigate Suspected Female Nazi Guard

German prosecutors investigating Hilde Michnia who is suspected of being a guard in Bergen-Belsen and Gross-Rosen.Ben Ariel, 03/02/2015 00:13
Obama Signs Law Stripping Nazis of Social Benefits

Obama Signs Law Stripping Nazis of Social Benefits

President Obama signs into law a measure that bars suspected Nazi war criminals from receiving Social Security.Ben Ariel, 19/12/2014 01:13
House Passes Bill Denying Benefits to Nazis

House Passes Bill Denying Benefits to Nazis

By a vote of 420-0, House passes bill that closes loopholes that allowed Nazi war criminals to collect social benefits.Ben Ariel, 03/12/2014 03:43
New Bill Will End Social Security for Nazis

New Bill Will End Social Security for Nazis

Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Leonard Lance to introduce legislation that will end federal benefits for suspected Nazi war criminals.Ben Ariel, 28/10/2014 03:46
'Nazis Shouldn't Receive Social Security'

'Nazis Shouldn't Receive Social Security'

White House responds to revelation that suspected Nazis continued to receive benefits even after leaving the country.Ben Ariel, 21/10/2014 04:42
U.S. Paid Nazis Even After they Left

U.S. Paid Nazis Even After they Left

Due to a legal loophole, dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals collected Social Security payments after being forced out of the U.S.Ben Ariel, 20/10/2014 06:13
Alleged U.S. Nazi Dies Before Extradition

Alleged U.S. Nazi Dies Before Extradition

Johann Breyer, an 89-year-old alleged Nazi war criminal dies just hours before court approves his extradition to Germany.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2014 03:15
'Last Nazi' on US Soil Arrested

'Last Nazi' on US Soil Arrested

Johann Breyer faces extradition to Germany in what could be the last legal battle against an accused Nazi on US soil.Arutz Sheva, 19/06/2014 08:55
Suspected Nazi Arrested in Philadelphia

Suspected Nazi Arrested in Philadelphia

Following a German warrant, 89-year-old man arrested on charges of aiding and abetting the killing of Jews in Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2014 02:16
Germany Investigating 20 Former Guards at Majdanek

Germany Investigating 20 Former Guards at Majdanek

Around 20 former guards at Majdanek could face charges in Germany, as it continues its crackdown on Nazi war criminals.Elad Benari, 22/05/2014 05:42
WJC Praises Germany's Crackdown on War Criminals

WJC Praises Germany's Crackdown on War Criminals

"The prosecution of those who participated in terrible crimes sends a clear message that justice must be done," says Ronald Lauder.Elad Benari, 19/03/2014 02:45
Germany Cracks Down on Nazi War Criminals

Germany Cracks Down on Nazi War Criminals

90-year old female 'fanatic' Auschwitz guard who beat and confined prisoners part of series of arrests, after legal precedent opens trials.Ari Yashar, 18/03/2014 15:35
Suspected Nazi War Criminal Ruled Unfit for Trial

Suspected Nazi War Criminal Ruled Unfit for Trial

94-year-old Hans Lipschis, suspected of being an SS guard at Auschwitz, deemed unfit for trial by German court.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/02/2014 22:30
Croatia Investigates Alleged Nazi Guard

Croatia Investigates Alleged Nazi Guard

Croatian prosecutors open a war crimes investigation against 90-year-old suspected of having been a guard in several Nazi camps.Elad Benari, 31/01/2014 05:43