SS Colonel Walter Rauff West German Intelligence Protected Fugitive Nazi

Newly-released files have uncovered evidence that the BND, West Germany's international intelligence service, sheltered former SS officer Walter Rauff and made him an agent after the war, even though he was a key perpetrator of Nazi crimes.
SS Colonel Walter Rauff (l.) during his arrest in Italy in 1945.

SS Colonel Walter Rauff (l.) during his arrest in Italy in 1945.

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Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan