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France to return Gustav Klimt painting 'sold' during Nazi era

March 17, 2021 11:05 am

The original owner - Nora Stiasny, from a well-known Austrian Jewish family - had to sell the painting Rosiers sous les Arbres at a knock-down price to survive financially after the Nazis annexed Austria in 1938, Bachelot said

Russian circus sparks outrage over animals dressed as Nazis

January 16, 2021 3:30 pm

A probe has been launched into a Russian circus for featuring animals dressed in clothes with Nazi symbols on them. The circus has defended the portrayal, saying it was done for educational purposes.

Germany: Anti-Semitism commissioner calls for removal of Nazi law leftovers

January 11, 2021 1:21 pm

Nazi-era paragraphs must be purged from present-day German laws and edicts, urges Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner Felix Klein.

In Germany, memorials for Nazi terror victims vandalized

October 13, 2019 9:56 am

The neo-Nazi NSU murdered 10 people across Germany between 2000 and 2007. According to a survey, memorials to honor those victims have been repeatedly targeted by vandals.

Argentina's Holocaust museum unveils Nazi relics

October 04, 2019 6:43 pm

The relics included busts of Adolf Hitler and a Nazi Ouija board, used to try to contact the dead. Argentina is home to Latin America's largest Jewish population — but was also home to many Nazis after World War II.

'Nazi grandpa' review lands German tourist in court

September 06, 2019 9:49 pm

homas K, as he is named in court documents, noticed prominently-displayed pictures of two men in uniform with eagle and swastika badges when he checked into the hotel.

Explained: What is Roma Holocaust Memorial Day?

August 04, 2019 2:10 pm

During the Holocaust, approximately half a million Roma children, women and men were massacred by the Nazis and their allies in sites across Europe.

YouTube to prohibit videos glorifying Nazi ideology

June 06, 2019 8:43 am

YouTube said Wednesday it will prohibit videos “alleging that a group is superior in order to justify discrimination, segregation or exclusion based on qualities like age, gender, race, caste, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.”

D-Day DNA: GI's sons piece together lost WWII love story

May 20, 2019 6:55 pm

Even as Europe, the United States and their allies mark 75 years since 160,000 Allied troops stormed a heavily-fortified 50-mile (80-kilometer) stretch of Nazi-occupied coastline in Normandy, the history of D-Day and its aftermath is still being written.

Angry protests bring Britain's Brexit divide to Parliament's doors

January 09, 2019 3:40 pm

On Tuesday, members of parliament called on police to do more to tackle intimidation of politicians and journalists outside parliament after protesters yelled abuse at a prominent Conservative lawmaker.