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OPERATION: LAST CHANCE is a campaign to bring remaining Nazi war criminals to justice by offering financial rewards for information leading to their arrest and conviction. To date the initiative has been launched in Germany, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Romania, Austria, Croatia, and Hungary.

Operation: Last Chance is a joint project of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and Targum Shlishi Foundation.

 

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Wiesenthal Center 2017 Annual Report Praises Renewed Efforts by German Prosecutors


Full Text of Wiesenthal Center's 2017 Annual Report on the Worldwide Investigation and Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals (April 1, 2016-March 31, 2017)


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03, 10, 2018 - During the Nazi occupation of 1941-44, the order in Lithuania was so efficient, that there were almost no Germans in the local administration or police more...

29, 09, 2018 - Court: 'Reasonable' to strip citizenship from former Nazi who lied in order to enter Canada more...

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28, 09, 2018 - 'He wants his name, reputation and his family exonerated,' lawyer says more...

28, 09, 2018 - Helmut Oberlander, who has been stripped of his citizenship, claims he was forced to join Einsatzkommando mobile killing squad because he could speak Russian and German more...

27, 09, 2018 - TORONTO — A government decision to strip Canadian citizenship from an elderly man, who argued he was forced as a teenager to join a Nazi death squad, was reasonable, a Federal Court judge ruled on Thursday more...

26, 09, 2018 - 94-year-old to go on trial on charges of complicity in mass murders of several hundred prisoners at Stutthof concentration camp more...

25, 09, 2018 - For most of her life, Chicago journalist Silvia Foti had idolized her grandfather, whom she never got to meet. She knew that Jonas Noreika (1910-1947), the handsome and charismatic attorney who rose to prominence as a member of the Lithuanian military nicknamed "General Storm," belonged to the young country's pantheon of heroes for leading two rebellions against the invading Soviet army more...

23, 09, 2018 - For the second time in three years, the Lithuanian authorities find themselves in a serious dilemma on Holocaust Memorial Day more...

 

   

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