Siert Bruins, a suspected Nazi war criminal, stands in a courtroom at the start of his trial in the German city of Hagen. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A 92-year-old former Nazi officer appeared in a German court yesterday, accused of murdering a Dutch resistance fighter 70 years ago.Siert Bruins, a D(...)

The Nazis murdered some 1.5 million people, most of them Jews, at Auschwitz, near the Polish village of Oswiecim. Photograph: Getty Images

German police yesterday arrested a suspected former guard at the Auschwitz death camp named by the Simon Wiesenthal Centre as Hans Lipschis. Pr(...)