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Four injured after Second World War bomb explodes at Munich construction site

A Second World War bomb exploded at a construction site next to a busy railway line in Munich on Wednesday, injuring four people, one...

France to return Nazi-looted Klimt painting to rightful Jewish heirs

The French government has announced it will return a Nazi-looted Gustav Klimt landscape painting to its rightful owners more than 80 years after it...

Artworks looted under Nazi rule handed over by German authorities

German authorities have now handed over all 14 works from the art trove accumulated by late collector Cornelius Gurlitt that so far were proven...

South Korean leader offers olive branch to Japan on liberation day

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has offered talks with Japan to resolve a bitter feud over wartime grievances as the nation celebrated the 75th...

Second World War bomb defused in Germany following mass evacuation

A 500kg Second World War bomb has been defused near the Frankfurt headquarters of the European Central Bank, hours after thousands of people were...

Austrian court upholds government seizure of Adolf Hitler house

Austria's highest court has ruled the government was within its rights to seize the house where Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler was born in 1889...

Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

Police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi artifacts in Argentina's history, including a bust of Adolf Hitler, magnifying glasses inside elegant...

Second world war bomb found in London by workmen has been defused

A Second World War bomb which forced schools and homes to be evacuated has been defused. Schools and properties were evacuated on Thursday after the...

Greece determined to seek war reparations from Germany

Greece's prime minister has vowed to exhaust diplomatic and, if necessary, legal means to wrest reparations from Germany for its brutal occupation of the...

Proceeds from Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf to aid Holocaust survivors

A Boston-based publishing company is to donate proceeds from Adolf Hitler's infamous manifesto to an organisation that works with Holocaust survivors. The move came after...

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