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In Arnsberger forest in North Rhine-Westphalia in Western Germany searchers have found the place of mass executions of Soviet and Polish forced laborers. On it informs TV channel N-tv.
It was found in all three locations. At the moment, found more than 400 artifacts — shoes, Cutlery, coins, pieces of clothing of the victims. Also dug out the weapons and ammunition.
According to historians, in the area in March 1945, Wehrmacht soldiers and the Waffen SS killed at least 208 people. It was done out of fear that German commanders may lose control over the prisoners, who made up a significant part of the workforce of the Third Reich at the time.
On February 25 it became known that over two thousand people receive a life pension guaranteed by the führer of the Third Reich Adolf Hitler for collaborating with the Nazis. Benefits guaranteed collaborators — both voluntary and forcibly bowed for cooperation with a criminal regime.
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