Nazism

Terror suspect Beate Zschaepe stands in the court room in Munich, Germany, Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Zschaepe has been on trial since May 2013 as an alleged accomplice in a series of racially motivated murders by a neo-Nazi terrorist cell of the so-called National Socialist Underground (NSU) across Germany. (Peter Kneffel/dpa via AP, Pool)
July 03, 2018 - 8:11 am
BERLIN (AP) — The main defendant in a high-profile neo-Nazi murder trial used her closing statement Tuesday to appeal to judges not to hold her responsible for a string of killings that shocked Germany and prompted a debate about institutional racism in the country's police and security services...
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Fans celebrate in the Red Square after Russia defeated Spain in their round of 16 match at the 2018 soccer World Cup in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, July 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano)
July 02, 2018 - 7:22 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the World Cup (all times local): 2:20 p.m. The Kremlin is comparing celebrations of Russia's World Cup win over Spain to those for its victory over Nazi Germany. Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov says, "what I've personally seen was in many ways...
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Three-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond, right, Marcel Zielinski, a Holocaust survivor, center, and Jonathan Ornstein, the director of the Jewish Community Center of Krakow, pose for the media in Oswiecim, Poland, on Friday June 29, 2018. Three-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond, two Holocaust survivors and dozens of others took part in a symbolic ride from Auschwitz-Birkenau to a Jewish cultural center in Poland to support the renewal of Jewish life. The ride Friday began at the gates of the former Nazi German death camp and ended at the Jewish Community Center of Krakow 55 miles (89 kilometers) away - a place where the Jewish community is growing. (AP Photo/Katarzyna Bednarczyk)
June 29, 2018 - 3:34 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Three-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond, two Holocaust survivors and dozens of others took part in a symbolic ride from Auschwitz-Birkenau to a Jewish cultural center in Poland to support the renewal of Jewish life. The ride Friday began at the gates of the former Nazi...
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Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, left, talks with a lawmaker during a parliament debate on changes to the controversial Holocaust law, in Warsaw, Poland, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Lawmakers have passed changes to a disputed Holocaust speech law, removing criminal provisions for attributing Nazi crimes to Poles. Next to Morawiecki are deputy prime ministers Piotr Glinski, center and Jaroslaw Gowin. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
June 27, 2018 - 4:02 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland suddenly backtracked Wednesday on a disputed Holocaust speech law, scrapping the threat of prison for attributing Nazi crimes to the Polish nation — but leaving the possibility of fines in place. The original law, which was passed five months ago, was presented as an...
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Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, left, talks with a lawmaker during a parliament debate on changes to the controversial Holocaust law, in Warsaw, Poland, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. Lawmakers have passed changes to a disputed Holocaust speech law, removing criminal provisions for attributing Nazi crimes to Poles. Next to Morawiecki are deputy prime ministers Piotr Glinski, center and Jaroslaw Gowin. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
June 27, 2018 - 12:00 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland suddenly backtracked Wednesday on a disputed Holocaust speech law, scrapping the threat of prison for attributing Nazi crimes to the Polish nation. The original law, which was passed five months earlier, had supposedly been aimed at defending the country's "good name...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki visits the Ulma Family Museum of Poles Who Saved Jews during WWII, in Markowa, Poland. Poland’s nationalist-conservative ruling party backed away Wednesday June 27, 2018, from a controversial Holocaust speech law, with prime minister Morawiecki introducing a new version of the law that would remove criminal provisions for statements deemed harmful to Poland’s good name. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE)
June 27, 2018 - 11:21 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Poland reversing course on a disputed Holocaust speech law (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Poland's Senate has approved changes to a controversial Holocaust speech law that remove the threat of prison for blaming Poland for the Holocaust crimes of Nazi Germany. The...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki visits the Ulma Family Museum of Poles Who Saved Jews during WWII, in Markowa, Poland. Poland’s nationalist-conservative ruling party backed away Wednesday June 27, 2018, from a controversial Holocaust speech law, with prime minister Morawiecki introducing a new version of the law that would remove criminal provisions for statements deemed harmful to Poland’s good name. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE)
June 27, 2018 - 9:23 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Poland reversing course on a disputed Holocaust speech law (all times local): 2:50 p.m. A Holocaust remembrance and research center in Jerusalem has welcomed the Polish government's plans to remove criminal penalties for blaming Poland as a nation for the...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki visits the Ulma Family Museum of Poles Who Saved Jews during WWII, in Markowa, Poland. Poland’s nationalist-conservative ruling party backed away Wednesday June 27, 2018, from a controversial Holocaust speech law, with prime minister Morawiecki introducing a new version of the law that would remove criminal provisions for statements deemed harmful to Poland’s good name. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE)
June 27, 2018 - 7:27 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Poland reversing course on a disputed Holocaust speech law (all times local): 1:20 p.m. The head of the Jewish community in Poland says the government's decision to scrap controversial criminal provisions in a Holocaust speech law will help restore Poland's...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki visits the Ulma Family Museum of Poles Who Saved Jews during WWII, in Markowa, Poland. Poland’s nationalist-conservative ruling party backed away Wednesday June 27, 2018, from a controversial Holocaust speech law, with prime minister Morawiecki introducing a new version of the law that would remove criminal provisions for statements deemed harmful to Poland’s good name. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, FILE)
June 27, 2018 - 7:01 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on Poland reversing course on a disputed Holocaust speech law (all times local): 1 p.m. The World Jewish Congress has welcomed Poland's decision to scrap criminal provisions that were part of a Holocaust speech law. Polish lawmakers overwhelmingly approved the...
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June 27, 2018 - 5:04 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's nationalist-conservative ruling party backed away Wednesday from a controversial Holocaust speech law, with the prime minister introducing a new version of the law that would remove criminal provisions for statements deemed harmful to Poland's good name. A version of...
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