30 octobre 2007

Prague again bans neo-Nazi march

Prague City Hall said Tuesday it has restored a ban on a march planned for next month by a right-wing extremist group through the Czech capital's Jewish quarter. The march had been scheduled to take place November 10, a day after the anniversary of Kristallnacht - the 1938 night of terror when the Nazis attacked synagogues and Jewish homes and businesses throughout Germany and parts of Austria. The event - organized by the Young National Democrats, which is linked to the National Resistance, a neo-Nazi group - was condemned by... [Lire la suite]
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29 octobre 2007

Systematic mass murder of Jews detailed in huge Nazi archive

BAD AROLSEN, Germany - Twenty days of systematic murder of prisoners in the Majdanek concentration camp are detailed in a thick office binder in the huge archive of Nazi documents in this central German city. The binder contains hundreds of pages written on both sides. Each one has a table containing the following information: first name, last name, date of birth, address, date of death - all written out in a careful longhand. The blue ink has faded over the years, but the Jewish names jump out. Lists upon lists of towns and... [Lire la suite]
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19 octobre 2007

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko

Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni on Thursday harshly criticized anti-Semitic remarks made by Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko at a press conference last week. Lukashenko said during a press conference last week that the problems in the Belarusian town of Bobruisk were a direct result of Jewish activity in the city. "This is a Jewish town, and Jews do not look after the cities in which they live. Take Israel for example, I was there and I saw it myself," the Belarusian leader said. He added that the status of the city... [Lire la suite]
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04 octobre 2007

Fighting the neo-Nazis in Germany - a race against time

Without knowing it, the three Greek tourists who stopped for gas last week in the east Berlin borough of Pankow crossed a virtual line separating the city's safe areas for foreigners and the dangerous ones. The three - two men and a woman - were attacked in the gas station by a group of skinheads who beat and kicked them, shouting abuses. The men had to be hospitalized. A week earlier an African youngster was beaten up in Berlin, and a week before that four Czech and Hungarian youngsters were attacked by a neo-Nazi gang in Wismar, a... [Lire la suite]
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02 octobre 2007

Major shareholders of German automobile manufacturer made fortune through Nazi concentration camps

Over the years, Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW), the German automobile manufacturer, has become a symbol of quality, prestige, and social status. As it turns out, the company has been hiding a dark secret for decades. The Quandt family - Germany’s richest– is a major shareholder of the leading German automobile manufacturer. It made its fortune during the Second World War through the Nazi war machine, profiting from the forced labor of thousands at concentration camps. According to an investigative report... [Lire la suite]
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