BERLIN (Reuters) – A 93-year-old former concentration camp guard arrived in court in a wheelchair on Thursday, in what could be one of Germany’s last trials of Nazi war crimes.
Bruno D., whose surname cannot be given for legal reasons, is accused of being an accessory to 5,230 murders in the final months of World War Two.
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He was part of a force manning the watchtowers in Stutthof concentration camp, near what is now the city of Gdansk in Poland, prosecutors say.
He was 17 and 18 at the time of the alleged offences, so the nonagenarian will be tried in a youth court.
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Wearing a broad-brimmed hat, the defendant tried to shield his face behind a red folder as an...
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