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Serbia to block construction on former concentration camps

Serbia to block construction on former concentration camps

Serbian Pres. promises to pass bill blocking construction at sites of former concentration camps, create Holocaust memorial center.

Ephraim Zuroff: Holocaust memory is not for sale

Ephraim Zuroff: Holocaust memory is not for sale

Dr. Efraim Zuroff is not panicked over dispute with Poland. 'We want friendly relations, but they should stop distorting the Holocaust.'

Nazi-hunter: How could PM praise Lithuania?-player

Nazi-hunter: How could PM praise Lithuania?-

Zuroff: 'Only in Eastern Europe collaboration with Nazis included active participation in systematic mass murder.'

Nazi hunter slams PM Netanyahu's praise of Lithuania

Nazi hunter slams PM Netanyahu's praise of Lithuania

Dr. Efraim Zuroff says PM Netanyahu's comments show 'total moral failure,' says he 'obviously learned nothing' from Holocaust bill 'fiasco.'

'Serbia was a terrible tragedy, but it wasn't genocide'

'Serbia was a terrible tragedy, but it wasn't genocide'

Mladic conviction rekindles Holocaust historians’ debate on definition of genocide.

Lithuanian publisher recalls books by Holocaust writer

Lithuanian publisher recalls books by Holocaust writer

Books of bestselling author who broke taboos on Lithuanian complicity with Nazis recalled over comments on nationalist who murdered Jews.

German TV airs interviews with SS death squad soldiers

German TV airs interviews with SS death squad soldiers

Israeli Nazi hunter Efraim Zuroff works with German TV to bring SS soldiers' to justice.

'They're turning a blind eye to anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe'

'They're turning a blind eye to anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe'

Nazi-hunter Efraim Zuroff says focus on white supremacists in West leading many to turn blind eye to more serious anti-Semitism in the east.

'Hundreds, even thousands of Nazi war criminals still at large'

'Hundreds, even thousands of Nazi war criminals still at large'

Leading Nazi hunter describes 'race against time' as hundreds, perhaps thousands of war criminals from WWII still at large, evading justice.

Nazi hunter criticizes Israeli silence on Croatian distortion

Nazi hunter criticizes Israeli silence on Croatian distortion

Efraim Zuroff says Israel is “abdicating its duty” to Holocaust survivors.

Thousands of Nazi war criminals received disability pensions

Thousands of Nazi war criminals received disability pensions

Thousands of Nazi war criminals continued to receive disability pensions - in violation of German law.

75 years after pogrom, Poland wrestles with complicity

75 years after pogrom, Poland wrestles complicity

Polish politicians and academics wrestle with legacy of complicity in Holocaust atrocities exemplified in story of Jedwabne pogrom.

Hitler’s ‘Mein Kampf’ is now a best-seller in Germany

‘Mein Kampf’ is now a best-seller in Germany

Who's buying Mein Kampf? After 70-year ban lifted Nazi leader's anti-Semitic creed is the country’s second-best selling nonfiction book.

Wiesenthal Center Head Seeks Arrest of Danish War Criminal

Wiesenthal Center Head Seeks Arrest of Danish Nazi

Efraim Zuroff, chairman of the Simon Wiesenthal Foundation, is in Copenhagen to o file an official complaint against a Nazi war criminal.

Top Nazi Hunter: Eastern Europe Rewrote the Holocaust

Top Nazi Hunter: Eastern Europe Rewrote Holocaust

Eastern Europe minimizes Holocaust and equates it with Communist 'genocide,' says Dr. Zuroff - and Israel must act.

Nazi Alois Brunner 'Taught Assad How to Torture'

Nazi Alois Brunner 'Taught Assad How to Torture'

Efraim Zuroff of the Wiesenthal Center says he has reliable information that Eichmann's 'best man' is dead and buried in Syria.

Latvians Who Fought with Nazis Hold Annual March

Latvians Who Fought with Nazis Hold Annual March

Latvians who fought on the Nazi side against the Soviets stage a march in Riga. Simon Wiesenthal Center director condemns the parade.

Nazi Hunters Seek Survivors of Gross-Rosen for Testimonyplayer

Gross-Rosen Survivors Sought for Testimony

Wiesenthal Center seeking survivors of a death march from Gross-Rosen concentration camp to help convict a female guard they have located.

Report: Nazis Still in US Because They Can't Be Deported

Report: Nazis in US Because They Can't Be Deported

At least ten Nazi war criminals who were to be deported are still living in the U.S. - because no European country will take them

Jewish Groups Protest Weight-Loss Ad Featuring Holocaust Victims

Jews Denounce Ad Mocking Holocaust Victims

An Estonian newspaper has published an ad for weight-loss pills depicting emaciated Jews in a Nazi death camp.

A7 Exclusive: Hunting a Nazi War Criminal with Efraim Zuroff

A7 Exclusive: Zuroff's Hunt for a Nazi Criminal

Hunting for a Nazi war criminal is a painstaking process that involves ensuring the information received will hold up in court.

Senior Auschwitz Nazi Fugitive Discovered

Senior Auschwitz Nazi Fugitive Discovered

Another senior Nazi involved in the deportation of Jews to Auschwitz, and who is still alive, has been discovered, says Efraim Zuroff.

Alleged Hungarian Nazi War Criminal Sandor Kepiro Dead at 97

Nazi Suspect Sandor Kepiro Dead at 97

Alleged Hungarian Nazi war criminal Sandor Kepiro has died in Budapest at the age of 97.

Nazi Collaborator Hits Nazi Hunter with Libel Charges

Nazi Hunter Faces Libel Charge

Nazi hunter put on trial in Hungary as former Nazi collaborator remains free.

Latvians Commemorate Nazi Conquest

Latvians Mark Nazi Conquest

An official march was held in Latvia on Thursday commemorating the Nazi conquest of the country 69 years ago.