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Alleged Nazi war criminal charged


Prosecutors in Germany have formally charged alleged Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk with being an accessory to the murder of thousands of Jews during in World War II.

A spokesman for the Munich prosecutor, Anton Winkler, said that the 89-year old was fit to stand trial.

Steve Rosenberg reports.


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