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100-year-old Nazi concentration camp guard goes on trial 76-years after end of World War 2

Seven decades after the world war two ended, a former concentration camp guard has gone on trial for assisting in the murder of 3,518 prisoners at Sachsenhausen near Berlin. Josef S is accused of complicity in the shooting of Soviet prisoners of war and the murder of others with Zyklon B gas. Time is running […]

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German man who used WW2 tank to plough snow convicted of owning illegal weapons, handed hefty fine

A man in Germany was convicted of illegal weapons possession after he was found to own an extensive personal arsenal including a tank. The 84-year-old pensioner has been handed a suspended prison sentence of 14 months and has been ordered to pay a fine of €250,000. Officials found the tank and other World War Two-era […]

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eBay seller advertises live incendiary bomb from WWII triggering alarm, evacuations in Hampshire

Residents were evacuated from their home as the police, fire brigade and the Army bomb squad were called after an eBay seller advertised a live incendiary bomb from WWII on the site. Metal detectorist Mark Williams listed the deadly weapon despite being warned online by an expert that he was, literally, playing with fire. The […]

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VIRAL VIDEO: World War 2 bomb explodes underwater while being defused in Poland

The biggest World War Two bomb ever found in Poland exploded under water as navy divers tried to defuse it. More than 750 people had been evacuated from the area near the Piast Canal outside the town of Swinoujscie where the Tallboy bomb used by Britain’s Royal Air Force (RAF) was found. It weighed nearly […]

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World War II arms dump could force Swiss town to evacuate for 10 years

A Swiss village may have to evacuate for over a decade while authorities clear a huge World War Two arms dump. The defence ministry concluded last year that the cache posed an “unacceptable” risk to the nearby people of Mitholz. Now, authorities say residents may have to leave while they clear the site. “Depending on […]