Adolf Eichmann

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Noun1.Adolf Eichmann - Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962)Adolf Eichmann - Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962)
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Israel law allows for the death penalty, but it has only been used to execute Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichman in 1962.
When Barbie asked Father Draganovic why he was helping him, the priest replied: "We have to maintain a sort of moral reserve on which we can draw in the future." Others Nazis helped to escape by The Entity were Auschwitz doctor Josef Mengele, Adolf Eichman and SS general Hans Fischbock.
The arrest of Karadzic immediately prompts memories of another infamous war criminal, the Nazi Adolf Eichman. Indeed the atrocities Karadzic stands accused of, including the Siege of Sarajevo and the massacre at Srebrenica, constitute the worst cases of war crimes in Europe since the Holocaust, which Eichman orchestrated.