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#death camp

# death-camp - Friday 29 December, 2017

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz', 96, loses appeal against jail

In 2015, Oskar Groening was found guilty of being an accessory to the murders of 300,000 people.

# death-camp - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

German court rejects 95-year-old Auschwitz guard's appeal

Oskar Groening was convicted of being an accessory to 300,000 murders last year.

# death-camp - Friday 17 June, 2016

Former SS guard, 95, jailed for five years over Auschwitz mass murders

It’s likely to be one of the last Holocaust trials.

# death-camp - Saturday 21 May, 2016

70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, a gold ring and necklace are found hidden in an old mug

One million European Jews died between 1940 and 1945 at the Auschwitz camp in the southern city of Oswiecim.

# death-camp - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Two British teens arrested after allegedly stealing items from Auschwitz

Guards caught the pair yesterday.

# death-camp - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Trial begins of 'Auschwitz bookkeeper', facing 300k charges of accessory to murder

Oskar Groening has spoken extensively about what he witnessed at the camps.

# death-camp - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

'We were woken by these piercing screams': Survivors remember the horror of Auschwitz

Between 1940 and 1945, some 1.1 million people, including one million Jews, perished in the twin death camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau.

# death-camp - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Amazon criticised over Nazi death camp jigsaw puzzle

A German politician has criticised Amazon for selling the puzzle which depicts the crematorium at Dachau.