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Nazi war criminal’s grandson wants to change his name

The Argentine grandson of Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke wants to change his last name, just weeks after the death of his grandfather sparked turmoil when various countries refused his body. Tomas Erick Ramon Priebke Ortiz, 23, told the press in Bariloche, the southern Argentine city where he lives, that…

Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke dies in Italy

Former SS captain Erich Priebke, one of the last Nazi war criminals still alive, who turned 100 years old in July, died Friday in Rome, Italian media reported. Priebke, who was sentenced to life in prison in 1998 for his role in a massacre at Rome’s Ardeatine caves in March…