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Nazi-obsessed Briton jailed for life for murder of lawmaker Jo Cox

A man obsessed with Nazis and white supremacism was sentenced to life in jail on Wednesday for the murder of British lawmaker Jo Cox in a frenzied street attack which stunned Britain a week before the European Union referendum.

Around Auschwitz, Holocaust items rescued from oblivion

Things are looking good for a group of unusual treasure hunters who have already removed dozens of items from a small wooden cabin in southern Poland. 

Adolf Hitler's birthplace to be demolished: Austria

Adolf Hitler's birthplace to be demolished: Austria

Deliberations in Austria about what to do with the building, located in Braunau am Inn in the state of Upper Austria, have been long-standing.

Philippines' President Duterte likens himself to Hitler, wants to kill millions of drug users

Philippines' President Duterte likens himself to Hitler, wants to kill millions of drug users

Duterte has been scathing about criticism of his anti-drugs campaign and has insulted the United Nations and the European Union

Ukraine marks 75 years since Babi Yar mass slaughter of Jews

A sombre Ukraine on Thursday marks 75 years since the World War II slaughter of some 34,000 Jews on the outskirts of Kiev, one of the largest massacres of the Holocaust.  The carnage by Nazi forces at the Babi Yar ravine has caused years of soul-searching and debate in Ukraine over the participation of local collaborators in the killings and atrocities that followed. 

German vice-chancellor gives neo-Nazi protesters the finger

Germany's Vice-Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel raised eyebrows on Wednesday over a video of him showing the middle finger to a group of far-right protesters.

Racist graffiti, swastika symbols appear in Australia beach

The Australian Police found about 15 swastika symbols drawn on the footpath, bus stops, poles, benches and electrical boxes, the ABC reported.
 

Slovak MPs in Holocaust star protest against `fascist` far-right party

Two Slovak MPs on Wednesday donned yellow stars symbolising the Holocaust in protest at the "dangerous" parliamentary debut of a far-right party they condemn as "fascist".

Breivik wants Norway found guilty of 'inhuman' treatment

Lawyers for mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik called on Friday for the Norwegian state to be found guilty of "inhuman" treatment, at the close of his lawsuit over his solitary confinement.

Bastian Schweinsteiger to sue Chinese toy firm over Nazi doll

Bastian Schweinsteiger to sue Chinese toy firm over Nazi doll

A Chinese company manufactured a doll bearing the midfielder's resemblance and dressed in Nazi military uniforms.

Islamic State militants worse than Nazis: Australian PM

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was slammed by Jewish groups Thursday after saying that Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria were worse than Nazis as they "boast about their evil".

Thousands welcome refugees to Germany at Dresden rally

Thousands of people took to the streets of the German city of Dresden on Saturday to send a message of welcome to refugees, after a string of violent anti-migrant protests in the region.

Poland warns rumoured Nazi `gold train` may be booby-trapped

Poland`s government on Thursday warned treasure-hunters that the Nazi "gold train" allegedly discovered in the country`s west is probably booby-trapped.

Russia orders libraries to ditch `Nazi` books by British historians

Russian officials have ordered libraries to remove books by well-known British historians John Keegan and Antony Beevor, saying they promote Nazi-era stereotypes, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.

Munich opts for controversial Holocaust memorial compromise

Munich opts for controversial Holocaust memorial compromise

Munich Wednesday gave its approval for plaques for individual Holocaust victims to be installed throughout the German city but upheld a ban on Europe`s biggest memorial project after months of anguished debate.

Lawyers of German far-right terror suspect ask to quit

Germany`s landmark murder and terrorism trial of the surviving member of a neo-Nazi cell was interrupted Monday after three public defence lawyers asked to be relieved of their duties.

Buckingham Palace slams images of queen`s `Nazi salute` as child

Buckingham Palace voiced disappointment Friday after a British newspaper published images allegedly showing a young Queen Elizabeth II giving a Nazi salute in the early 1930s.

Donald Trump ridiculed over Nazi soldier tweet

Another day campaigning for president, another controversy for US tycoon Donald Trump, who was lampooned Tuesday over a tweet that appeared to show Nazis marching under the White House.

Telegram sent to Hitler by his deputy may fetch 15,000 pounds

Telegram sent to Hitler by his deputy may fetch 15,000 pounds

 The infamous telegram which Hitler's deputy sent to the German dictator, asking him if he could take over the Nazi party in last days of the World War II, is expected to fetch 15,000 pounds at an auction.

Queen makes first visit to ex-Nazi concentration camp

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II made her first trip to a former Nazi concentration camp on Friday, visiting Bergen-Belsen just over 70 years after it was liberated by British forces, on the final day of her state visit to Germany.