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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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Primary Findings of the Simon Wiesenthal Center's 2014 Annual Report on the Worldwide Investigation and Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals - English version


Primary Findings of the Simon Wiesenthal Center's 2014 Annual Report on the Worldwide Investigation and Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals - Hebrew version


Full Text of Wiesenthal Center's 2013 Annual Report on the Worldwide Investigation and Prosecution of Nazi War Criminals (April 1, 2012-March 31, 2013)


LATEST NEWS

August 28, 2014 -- In February, German prosecutors conducted a wave of raids targeting former SS concentration camp guards. It was hoped the proceedings could help make up for decades of inaction. Instead, they will likely mark the latest chapter in the German judiciary's shameful approach to the Holocaust more...

August 19, 2014 -- Herberts Cukurs (1900-1965) had been an officer and a famous aviator during the years of the interwar Latvian Republic (1918-1940) more...

July 29, 2014 -- Plusieurs organisations juives considèrent qu'Ottawa ne fait pas suffisamment d'efforts pour chasser les criminels de guerre nazis, même si ces derniers risquent au Canada l'expulsion et la perte de la citoyenneté more...

July 24, 2014 -- Johann Breyer falleció en el hospital de Filadelfia (EE.UU.) el martes, unas horas antes de que un juez hubiera solicitado su extradición a Alemania more...

July 24, 2014 -- PHILADELPHIA — An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect died in custody hours before a US ruling Wednesday that he should be extradited to Germany to face trial more...

July 24, 2014 -- Johann Breyer, an 89-year-old alleged Nazi war criminal dies just hours before court approves his extradition to Germany more...

July 23, 2014 -- WASHINGTON — In what will most likely be one of the last Nazi cases on American soil, an 89-year-old Philadelphia man who served as an armed guard at Auschwitz during World War II died Wednesday, just hours before a judge ordered him extradited to Germany in the murders of 216,000 prisoners at the notorious concentration camp more...

July 23, 2014 -- Um homem de 89 anos, suspeito de ter sido guarda das SS no campo de concentração nazi de Auschwitz, na Polónia, morreu horas antes de ser aprovada a sua extradição para a Alemanha, onde ia ser julgado pelos seus crimes more...

July 23, 2014 -- US authorities say an 89-year-old man who was a SS guard at Auschwitz in 1944 has died in Philadelphia while facing extradition to Germany for trial. Johann Breyer had been arrested in June more...

July 21, 2014 -- Obwohl 70 Jahre seit dem Zweiten Weltkrieg vergangen sind, hat die Welt mit den Mördern des Regimes noch nicht ganz abgeschlossen more...

July 17, 2014 -- After the end of World War II, investigations into former Nazis and other war criminals were detailed in hundreds of thousands of records that were unavailable to the public for about 70 years — files that finally became accessible this week at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington more...

July 16, 2014 -- The California owner of an anti-Semitic website registered in the United States, but written in Hungary, fled to Canada after the Federal Bureau of Investigations issued a warrant for his arrest this week more...

July 10, 2014 -- Johann Breyer, the 89-year-old suspected former Nazi guard arrested last month at his home in Philadelphia, has been denied bail by the U.S. judge overseeing his case, the Associated Press reports more...

July 1, 2014 -- Kai litvakų kilmės amerikiečių žurnalistė Ellen Cassedy 2003 metais lankėsi Lietuvoje, Tuskulėnų Rimties parko memorialinis kompleksas jau buvo beveik baigtas statyti, tačiau ten vėliau atsiradusi muziejinė ekspozicija dar tik kūrėsi more...

 

   

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