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Nazi hunters launch German campaign to nab war criminals
Nazi hunters launch German campaign to nab war criminals

On a mission to hunt down long-elusive Nazi fugitives, Operation Last Chance was launched in major German cities Tuesday by the Nazi-hunting Simon Wiesenthal Center. The center’s director for Israel, Efraim Zuroff, pronounced the quest to bring the remaining war criminals to justice during a news conference in Berlin and in a campaign manifesto issued in Jerusalem. Some 2,000 posters have been affixed to walls, billboards and transit stops in Berlin, Hamburg and Cologne, offering rewards of as much as 25,000 euros ($33,000) for information resulting in the capture, conviction and years-long incarceration of those who provided the manpower for the Holocaust’s killing machines. The...

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