Excitement mounts over Nazi treasure train as Polish officials buy in
For decades the whispers persisted among the factory workers and lumberjacks of southwest Poland that a Nazi train laden with plundered gold, jewels and artworks had been hidden beneath the Owl Mounta...
Nazi Gold Train 'Found In Poland' By Treasure Hunters
A Nazi train thought to be full of gold and gems which vanished during the Second World War has been found by two men in Poland, the pair have reportedly claimed. The armoured train is said to have go...
Looted By The Nazis, Matisse's 'Seated Woman' Finally Finds Her Way Home
Missing for nearly 75 years, a painting by Henri Matisse is being returned to the family of its rightful owner Friday. Seated Woman belonged to renowned art dealer Paul Rosenberg, who fled the Nazis i...
Austria advice due on claim to Klimt frieze looted by Nazis
An Austrian government advisory board is due to recommend whether one of Gustav Klimt's most famous paintings should be returned to the heirs of its original Jewish owners, reports the BBC Bethany Bel...
Man who allegedly served in Auschwitz charged with 3,681 counts of accessory to murder
A 94-year-old man who allegedly served in Auschwitz, now faces 3,681 counts of accessory to murder.
Japanese war crimes
Japanese war crimes occurred in many Asian and Pacific countries during the period of Japanese imperialism, primarily during the Second Sino-Japanese War and World War II. Some of the incidents have a...
Japanese war crimes - Wikipedia
Excitement mounts over Nazi treasure train as Polish officials buy in
For decades the whispers persisted among the factory workers and lumberjacks of southwest Poland that a Nazi train laden with plundered gold, jewels and artworks had been hidden beneath the Owl Mounta...
Malmedy massacre trial
The Malmedy massacre trial (U.S. vs. Valentin Bersin, et al.) was held in May–July 1946 in the Dachau concentration camp to try the German Waffen-SS soldiers accused of the Malmedy massacre of D...
Malmedy massacre trial - Wikipedia
Gmina Besko
Gmina Besko is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Sanok County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in south-eastern Poland. Its seat is the village of Besko, which lies approximately 20 kilometres (12...
Gmina Besko - Wikipedia
Anna Kolesárová
Anna "Anka" Kolesárová (14 July 1928 – 22 November 1944) is a Slovak virgin-martyr and layperson of the Roman Catholic Church.
Anna was born on 14 July 1928 in the village of Vysoka nad Uhom, outs...
Severino Bredonia
In 1941 during World War II Severino Bredonia, a constable of the Philippine Scout or Philippines Police Force, was ordered to defend Carmen Bridge in Pangasinan on Luzon Island, against the advancing...
UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer...
The UNESCO 1970 Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property is an international treaty. It is the first internatio...