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# nazi - Friday 6 September, 2013

Hitler's last bodyguard dies at 96

Rochus Misch was the last surviving witness of Hitler’s final days in the Berlin bunker towards the end of World War II.

# nazi - Monday 12 August, 2013

Most-wanted Nazi war crimes suspect dies

A former Nazi concentration camp guard, who is accused of sending over 15,000 people to their deaths, has died, his lawyer said today.

# nazi - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

€27m in silver recovered from WWII shipwreck off Galway's coast Treasure This post contains images

€27m in silver recovered from WWII shipwreck off Galway's coast

The silver was hauled from a British merchant ship that was sunk by the Nazis in 1941.

# nazi - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Neo-Nazi linked to Breivik arrested amid fears of 'major terrorist act'

Kristian Vikernes, who is said to have been linked with Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik, was arrested by intelligence officers in France earlier today.

# nazi - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

98-year-old former Nazi charged with World War II crimes

Laszlo Lajos Csatari has been charged over his role in organising the deportation of an estimated 12,000 Jews to World War II death camps.

# nazi - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Former Nazi commander found living in Minnesota

Michael Karkoc was commander of a Nazi SS led-unit, and now lives in Minnesota, according to a new investigation.

# nazi - Monday 6 May, 2013

Major neo-Nazi murder trial starts in Germany

Five people stand accused of being part of a neo-nazi terrorist group, which carried out murders of eight Turks, a Greek and a policewoman between 2000 and 2007.

# nazi - Sunday 21 April, 2013

From The42 Levski Sofia fans wish Adolf Hitler a happy birthday Controversy

Levski Sofia fans wish Adolf Hitler a happy birthday

The supporters held the poster during a game with Litex Lovetch on Saturday

# nazi - Friday 19 April, 2013

Hundreds mark 70th anniversary of Warsaw ghetto uprising

Hundreds of people – including Holocaust survivors – gathered to mark the uprising that saw Jewish people take arms against Nazi forces.

# nazi - Monday 15 April, 2013

Anne Frank museum defends Bieber after furore over 'belieber' comment

Justin had written in the guestbook that he hoped Anne Frank would have been a “belieber”.

# nazi - Sunday 17 March, 2013

From The42 Greek goalscorer gets life ban from international duty Bad Move This post contains videos

Greek goalscorer gets life ban from international duty

Giorgos Katidis, 20, made a Nazi salute during AEK Athens’ 2-1 win over Veria on Saturday.

# nazi - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Statue of praying Hitler in ex-Warsaw ghetto causes controversy

The statue by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, depicts Adolf Hitler praying on his knees.

# nazi - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012 Review 2012 This post contains videos

First Irish TV, Titanic, a famous ceiling: the big anniversaries of 2012

The Titanic disaster, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Anglo-Irish Treaty: 2012 has been a big year for commemorations. Here’s your guide to the bigger commemorations held this year.

# nazi - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Neo-Nazi office near Athens bombed

A bomb exploded outside an office of the Greek neo-Nazi group Golden Dawn, which has been blamed for recent violent attacks on migrants.

# nazi - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Germany expanding compensation for Nazi victims

Fund administrators and German officials say payments to Holocaust survivors are needed “more than ever” as they enter their final years.

# nazi - Thursday 18 October, 2012

# nazi - 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.

# nazi - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Last known survivor of WWII Auschwitz escape dies aged 90

August Kowalczyk was among a group of nine Polish inmates who succeeded in escaping from the Nazi concentration camp in June 1942.

# nazi - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# nazi - Sunday 24 June, 2012

From The42 Kiev and the shadow of ‘The Death Match’ History

Kiev and the shadow of ‘The Death Match’

Sorting fact from fiction in the legend surrounding the notorious series of football games during World War II.

# nazi - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Son of Nazi death camp guard calls for investigation into 'medical execution'

John Demjanjuk was convicted over a year ago of helping to herd some 28,000 people into gas chambers at the Sobibor Camp in Poland in the early 1940s.

# nazi - Monday 11 June, 2012

Pro-Hitler graffiti found at Israel's Holocaust museum

Suspicion has fallen on a small fringe of ultra-Orthodox Jews, who are virulently opposed to the state of Israel.

# nazi - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Obama causes outrage with 'Polish death camps' comment

Polish politicians say that the explanation that the US president ‘misspoke’ are not enough…

# nazi - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

VIDEO: The Nazi spy who colluded with the IRA Nazispy This post contains videos

VIDEO: The Nazi spy who colluded with the IRA

A new video posted by tells the story of Hermann Goertz who came to Ireland during WWII.

# nazi - Friday 4 May, 2012

News agency apologies for firing correspondent over WWII censorship

Edward Kennedy was fired after reporting the unconditional surrender of German generals to Allied forces.

# nazi - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Israeli government boosts budget for Holocaust survivors

Around 200,000 survivors live in Israel.

# nazi - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Nazi camp guard dies aged 91 after being convicted of crimes last year

John Demjanjuk, a retired autoworker in the US, had been charged with 28,060 counts of being an accessory to murder – one for every person who died at the concentration camp he was a guard at.

# nazi - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Poland puts Hitler's bunker up for rent WWII This post contains images

Poland puts Hitler's bunker up for rent

The Polish Forestry Service hopes to turn the infamous Nazi war base – known as the Wolf’s Lair – into a tourist attraction.

# nazi - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Shatter considers pardon for Irish soldiers persecuted for fighting Hitler

The matter has been referred to the Attorney General ahead of a BBC documentary which will outline the plight of many Irish soldiers who fought against fascism in World War II.

# nazi - Sunday 18 December, 2011

UK MP sacked after attending "Nazi" stag party UK

UK MP sacked after attending "Nazi" stag party

Aidan Burley was sacked after he “behaved in a manner which is offensive and foolish” by attending a friend’s Nazi-themed stag party.

# nazi - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# nazi - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Hundreds of dormant Nazi death camp investigations reopened

The conviction of a 91-year-old man in May of accessory to murder for serving as a WWII death camp guard has led to a recheck of potentially similar cases.

# nazi - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Coco Chanel was a Nazi agent, book claims Coco

Coco Chanel was a Nazi agent, book claims

After searching European and American archives from WWII, author Hal Vaughan claims he has found proof that Coco Chanel was an active Nazi agent during war.

# nazi - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Bones of Hitler's deputy exhumed, burned

The remains of Rudolf Hess have been exhumed and scattered at sea after his grave became a shrine to neo-Nazis.

# nazi - Monday 18 July, 2011

Nazi war crimes suspect acquitted

Sandor Kepiro, 97, has been acquitted of war crime charges related to the execution of 35 Serbs and Jews in Serbia in 1942.

# nazi - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Controversial movie director Lars von Trier banned from Cannes over Hitler comments Cannes This post contains videos

Controversial movie director Lars von Trier banned from Cannes over Hitler comments

The Danish director said he thought he understood “the man” and “sympathises with him a little bit”.

# nazi - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Former death camp guard found guilty of helping Nazis to kill thousands

Trial of John Demjanjuk could not find specific evidence to show he killed Sobibor concentration camp victims – but proved that his work there showed he was an accessory to death.

# nazi - Sunday 1 May, 2011

Israeli memorial collects final relics of the Holocaust

Project described as a “last minute rescue operation” to preserve the memories of Jewish people killed in WWII begins collecting items saved and cherished by surviving family members.

# nazi - Saturday 26 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Catch up on the day’s main news, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed earlier.

German woman dedicated to removing neo-Nazi propoaganda

Sixty-five-year-old retiree says she’s given up calling on the police and instead tackles Nazi slogan graffiti herself.