'Hurried Action' Germany Criticized for Late Push on War Criminals

Last week's arrest of a 93-year-old on suspicion of abetting murder as a guard at Auschwitz is part of a late push by German authorities to bring lower-ranking Nazi helpers to justice. Legal experts say they should have -- and could have -- done so decades ago.
The main gate of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz I.

The main gate of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz I.

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