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# Nazi

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# Germany
German police foil teenage school 'Nazi attack'
The suspect is being questioned while investigators continue to comb his home for evidence.
# Israel
Israel hits out at Russia over Lavrov’s 'unforgivable and scandalous' Nazism remarks
Israel, which summoned the Russian ambassador in response, said the remarks blamed Jews for their own murder in the Holocaust.
# Italy
Rome church condemns funeral with swastika-draped coffin and fascist salute
The parish priest and the church distanced themselves from ‘every word, gesture and symbol’.
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# Germany
96-year-old ex-Nazi concentration camp secretary who fled trial to face court today
She is charged with complicity in the murder of more than 10,000 people at Stutthof camp in occupied Poland.
# Germany
100-year-old former Nazi camp guard refuses to discuss atrocities at trial
The defendant is charged with 3,518 counts of accessory to murder.
# Germany
Ex-Nazi death camp secretary, 96, in custody after absconding just hours before standing trial
Irmgard Furchner is accused of typing up the deportation and execution orders of 10,000 people at the concentration camp.
# Germany
93-year-old former concentration camp guard handed two-year suspended sentence
Bruno Dey was convicted of 5,232 counts of accessory to murder.
# Hamburg
Trial of 93-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard reaches final stages
Bruno Dey is accused of complicity in the murder of 5,230 people when he worked at the Stutthof camp.
# afd
Far-right party makes major gains in German state election
Bjoern Hoecke previously labelled Berlin’s Holocaust memorial a “monument of shame”.
# Waldsiedlung
'Nazis! Never!': Outrage as neo-Nazi elected town council leader in Germany
Stefan Jagsch, of the National Democratic Party, was elected because there was no alternative candidate.
# Nazi
German billionaire family to donate €10 million after discovering Nazi past
With wealth estimated at €33 billion, the Reimann family is believed to be Germany’s second richest.
# Nazis
Former SS guard (94) to testify at trial in Germany
Johann Rehbogen is charged with complicity in mass murder at a Nazi concentration camp.
# War Crimes
Former Nazi concentration camp guard (94) breaks down during first day of trial
The German man is charged with complicity in mass murder at a Nazi concentration camp during World War II.
# Lello Di Segni
Last survivor of WWII raid on Rome's Jewish Ghetto dies
Lello Di Segni was 16 years old when he and his family were seized in the round-up by the Third Reich’s troops.
# Free Speech
European court rejects man's claim he should be able to use Nazi picture in his blog
The man argued that his conviction for the use of an image of Heinrich Himmler interfered with his right to freedom of expression.
# playing with fire
Russia compares Salisbury poisoning allegations to Nazi propaganda
A war of words has erupted between Russia, the UK and the US.
# Schweringen
Swastika scratched off controversial Nazi church bell
“We did spring cleaning. Not only is the village cleaned, but also the bell.”
# communications unit
Varadkar says describing civil servants as being akin to Nazis is 'wholly inappropriate'
The Taoiseach says he is not “thin-skinned” but believes criticism of Ireland 2040 adverts is unfair.
# Legislation
Poland's president to sign controversial Holocaust bill into law
The law would set fines or a maximum three-year jail term for anyone who refers to Nazi German death camps as Polish.
Holocaust denier to become Republican nominee for Illinois race for Congress
Art Jones is currently the only Republican candidate for the November election.
# Nazis
'Step on the gas - we can make it to seven million': Austria shaken by 'Nazi songbook' scandal
Far-right parties in Austria are becoming more popular.
# august hirt
New documentary reveals secrets about a Swiss doctor dubbed 'one of the worst Nazi figures'
SS doctor August Hirt tortured and mutilated jews in France.
# oskar groening
'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.
# oskar groening
'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' (96) deemed fit to serve four-year jail term
During his trial, Groening acknowledged “moral guilt” for the role that he played at the concentration camp.
# hildebrand gurlitt
Looted paintings owned by a Nazi-era art dealer have gone on display
The works are just a small fraction of the pieces discovered in 2012 in possession of his son Cornelius Gurlitt.
# Florida
Speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer drowned out by protesters
Hundreds of people protested with signs and anti-Nazi chants.
# Controversy
'I'm full of anger - they bring shame on our country': Löw condemns Nazi chants
A group of Germany supporters shouted Nazi-era chants during a World Cup qualifier on Friday.
# Controversy
Germany stars slam 'fans' for Nazi chants
Timo Werner was also verbally abused by a 200-strong group of travelling supporters.
# dresden
Drunk American punched by passer-by in Germany for giving Nazi salute
The American is now under investigation for violating Germany’s laws against the display of Nazi symbols or slogans.
# Charlottesville
One killed and 19 injured after vehicle hits counter-demonstrators at white supremacist rally in Virginia
There were violent altercations today in the small city as demonstrators and counter-demonstrators clashed.
# did nazi that coming
The font on this American shop's tote bag makes it look like it spells 'Hitler' instead of 'glitter'
# Scotland
Outrage as pictures emerge of man dressed as Hitler at Orange Lodge fancy dress competition
The picutures also feature children dressed in rags with the Star of David sewn onto their clothes.
# World War 2
Holocaust survivors more at risk of developing cancer
Researchers studied over 150,000 people for more than 45 years.
German defence minister vows clear army break with Nazi past
Von der Leyen had pledged zero tolerance on all forms of extremism after it emerged the top suspect arrested, Lieutenant Franco Albrecht, 28, had expressed racist views years ago
# televised speech
'You've lost Turkey as a friend': Erdoğan goes on tirade against Merkel, Hollande, and the EU
The Turkish leader’s anger has been sparked by a court ruling against women wearing hijabs to work.
# Spat
Irish TV show among Twitter accounts hacked with Nazi slogans
The hackers were supporters of the Turkish president in an ongoing row with the Netherlands and Germany.
# Mix-up
'It's embarrassing and smacks of ignorance' - Nazi-era German anthem mistakenly sang at Fed Cup
Tennis player Andrea Petkovic is outraged while organisers have apologised for the gaffe.
# define
Supremacist, Nazi, racist: Do you know the difference?
We’ve cleared some of the confusion around terms used to (correctly and incorrectly) describe right-wing politics.
# Brunhilde Pomsel
The secretary of Nazi leader Joseph Goebbels has died at 106
She died on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
# World War II
Nazi hunter says hundreds of Nazis could still be at large
Since 2001, 104 Nazis have been convicted over their roles in the Holocaust.