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Nazi scientists planned to use mosquitoes as biological weapon

The Nazis considered using mosquitoes as biological weapons during the second world war, research has revealed. Towards the end of the war, scientists at an institute in Dachau conducted research into how malaria-infested infected insects could be kept alive for long enough to be released into enemy territory. In January…

Private documents belonging to Hitler’s henchman Heinrich Himmler turn up in private collection in Israel

Hundreds of private letters, notes and photographs belonging to Hitler's henchman Heinrich Himmler have been found in Israel, a German newspaper reported Saturday. Himmler, a visceral anti-Semite who was chief of the SS and German police, played a key……