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German police charge alleged Auschwitz Nazi guard with murder

By Agence France-Presse
Monday, May 6, 2013 10:56 EDT
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Auschwitz concentration camp gate (AFP)
 
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German authorities arrested a 93-year-old alleged former guard at the Nazi death camp Auschwitz on murder charges Monday over the death of prisoners on his watch.

Prosecutors in the southwestern state of Baden-Wuerttemberg said the man was believed to have worked at the camp between autumn 1941 and its liberation in 1945.

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