GERMAN COURT FINDS 'BOOKKEEPER OF AUSCHWITZ' GUILTY OF ACCESSORY TO MURDER

HE SAID EARLIER THIS MONTH HE COULD ONLY ASK GOD TO FORGIVE HIM AS HE WAS NOT ENTITLED TO ASK THIS OF VICTIMS OF THE HOLOCAUST.

MANY GERMANS ARE KEEN TO DRAW A LINE UNDER THE HOLOCAUST AND SEAL THE POST-WAR DEMOCRATIC IDENTITY OF THEIR NATION.

Many Germans are keen to draw a line under the Holocaust and seal the post-war democratic identity of their nation.
He said earlier this month he could only ask God to forgive him as he was not entitled to ask this of victims of the Holocaust.
Demjanjuk died in a German care home in 2012.

LUENEBURG: A 94-year-old German man who worked as a bookkeeper at the Auschwitz death camp was convicted on Wednesday of being an accessory to the murder of 300,000 people and sentenced to four years in prison, in what...

THIS IS AN AGGREGATED SUMMARY. READ THE FULL ARTICLE


Social Shares:

  • 1 shares when found, 15th July, 2015.
  • 2 shares 0 d, 03 hrs later.
  • 4 shares 0 d, 14 hrs later.
  • 4 shares 0 d, 18 hrs later.
  • Facebook (2)
  • Twitter (2)
  • LinkedIn (0)

FIGHTING HATE IN A CHANGING GERMANY WITH TOURS OF NAZI CAMPS


Neo-Nazis have been emboldened by the arrival of Alternative for Germany, the first far-right party to break into Parliament since World War II... READ MORE

12th March, 2018 5894

POLAND'S SENATE PASSES HOLOCAUST COMPLICITY BILL DESPITE CONCERNS FROM U.S., ISRAEL


Barbed wire fences are pictured at the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz on the International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Oswiecim, Poland, Jan. 27, 2018... READ MORE

1st February, 2018 8995

AUSCHWITZ SURVIVORS MAKE PAINFUL PILGRIMAGE 72 YEARS LATER TO MARK HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY


The United Nations recognized January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day in 2005, and many commemorative events were taking place across the world on Friday... READ MORE

27th January, 2017 8713

AN 89-YEAR-OLD HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR WORRIES: WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE'RE ALL GONE?


Marceline Loridan-Ivens, an 89-year-old writer, filmmaker and Holocaust survivor, sits in the living room of her apartment in Paris this week... READ MORE

26th January, 2018 4691

91-YEAR-OLD WOMAN CHARGED OVER 260 000 AUSCHWITZ DEATHS


There is currently no indication the 91-year-old woman is unfit to stand trial, Heinz Dollel, a spokesman for prosecutors, told reporters... READ MORE

22nd September, 2015 3573

AUSCHWITZ SURVIVOR: BEING ALIVE IS BEST 'REVENGE'


On Tuesday Holocaust Remembrance Day nearly 100 Auschwitz survivors from 19 countries will return to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp... READ MORE

25th January, 2015 3227

FORMER SOLDIER AT AUSCHWITZ RECEIVES 4-YEAR SENTENCE


In a biting passage, the judge noted that the state prosecutor's office of Luneburg, a midsize jurisdiction, handled some 30,000 cases a year... READ MORE

15th July, 2015 2514

AUSCHWITZ ANNIVERSARY: THE SURVIVOR WHO BROUGHT THE HOLOCAUST TO LIFE


Auschwitz anniversary The survivor who brought the Holocaust to life... READ MORE

27th January, 2015 1300

MEMO FROM EUROPE TEACHING THE HOLOCAUST TO MUSLIM GERMANS OR NOT


Steiner's position, invoking the president of Germany, Joachim Gauck, who has said that Holocaust remembrance is a matter for every citizen... READ MORE

18th June, 2015 813

94-YEAR-OLD MAN CHARGED WITH 3,681 COUNTS OF ACCESSORY TO MURDER OVER ALLEGATIONS HE SERVED AS DEATH CAMP MEDIC


Auschwitz suspect 94-year-old man charged with 3,681 counts of accessory to murder over allegations he served as death camp medic... READ MORE

23rd February, 2015 674

SAMUEL PISAR DIES AT 86 LAWYER AND ADVISER SURVIVED NAZI CAMPS


11, Mr. Pisar finally accepted the task, writing a version of the Kaddish, the Jewish prayer for the dead, first performed in 2003 with the New York Philharmonic... READ MORE

29th July, 2015 658

RESEARCHERS FIND LINK TO ANNE FRANK IN REMAINS OF NAZI DEATH CAMP


Archeologists excavating the remains of the Sobibor camp in Poland have found a pendant that appears identical to one belonging to the famous diarist... READ MORE

16th January, 2017 608

PHILIP BIALOWITZ WHO ESCAPED A NAZI DEATH CAMP AND TESTIFIED IN COURT DIES AT 90


As Mr. Bialowitz and his family arrived with other Jews, they were asked if any had professions... READ MORE

14th August, 2016 328

'BOOKKEEPER OF AUSCHWITZ' SENTENCED TO FOUR YEARS IN PRISON OVER DEATHS OF 300,000 JEWS


Mr Schwarzbaum, who moved to Berlin after the war, said that Groning had "not personally murdered" people in Auschwitz, but added: "I cannot forgive him... READ MORE

15th July, 2015 205

JEWISH GROUPS BOYCOTT HOLOCAUST EVENT OVER ARGENTINA PROSECUTOR'S DEATH


People hold placards that read 'Justice' during a rally in front of the headquarters of the Argentinian Jewish Mutual Association Amia in Buenos Aires on Wednesday... READ MORE

24th January, 2015 166

REINHOLD HANNING FORMER AUSCHWITZ GUARD CONVICTED A YEAR AGO DIES AT 95


Mr. Hanning told the court that he had never spoken about his time at Auschwitz, not even to his family... READ MORE

2nd June, 2017 152

CHANDELIER IN NICOLA STURGEON'S OFFICIAL RESIDENCE 'WAS LOOTED BY NAZIS DURING SECOND WORLD WAR'


Scottish ministers have launched a probe into claims that a chandelier hanging in the First Minister's official residence may have been looted from Nazi Germany... READ MORE

16th August, 2015 122

EX-AUSCHWITZ GUARD HEALTHY ENOUGH TO BE IMPRISONED


Ex-Auschwitz guard healthy enough to be imprisoned court... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 64

9 ARE ARRESTED AS ISRAELI POLICE INVESTIGATE HOLOCAUST TRIP PRICE-FIXING


Preserving the memory of the Holocaust has long been a central tenet of Israeli identity... READ MORE

21st January, 2016 32

IS IT NOT TIME TO LAY THE HOLOCAUST TO REST?


And we have to combat Holocaust denial, denigration and trivialisation in all its forms... READ MORE

28th January, 2015 29


IMPORTANT TERMS OF USE & DISCLAIMER INFORMATION:

Daily Digital News provides public access to an archive of historical news articles from many popular news sources. Daily Digital News provides keyword searchable summaries, and links, to news articles that were originally publically accessible, and all news articles presented on dailydigitalnews.com were initially freely available to the general public. Daily Digital News does not claim any copyright ownership of the aggregated content on this website. Aggregated news content as well as photographs or images presented on dailydigitalnews.com may be subject to copyright, and the use made here is consistent with the principles of limited use for research and education. Daily Digital News takes advantage of unique web-crawling technologies and algorithms. This includes the use of Watson Natural Language Understanding and TextRazor (www.textrazor.com) as well as other open source technologies. Daily Digital News operates this website on a not for profit basis. No income, revenue, remuneration, or profit of any kind has been made as a result of providing this website to the public. Use of this website is at the user's own discretion. Daily Digital News exercises no control over the use made of this website and accepts no liability to users or resources in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with this website. Full Terms & Conditions