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Holocaust suspect dies in Michigan after avoiding deportation
Holocaust suspect dies in Michigan after avoiding deportation

John Kalymon had long insisted that he was not a war criminal. Time has proved to be his most effective defense. For Nazi hunters and European prosecutors, Kalymon's death outside Detroit last month at the age of 93 represents a lost opportunity to prosecute one of the Holocaust's suspected perpetrators, whose numbers shrink with each passing year. Kalymon was reportedly wanted in Germany on suspicion of participating in war crimes during World War II. His death was confirmed to the Los Angeles Times by his attorney, Elias Xenos, who added that Kalymon always denied the charges against him, which include allegations that he shot at and killed Jewish prisoners in one of Poland's...

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