Adolf Eichmann

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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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But the "final solution's" orchestrator in Budapest, Lieutenant Colonel Adolph Eichmann, was too impatient and sought to keep the trains flowing to Auschwitz.
One of the leaders of Budapest's Vaadat Ezra V'Hatzalah (Aid and Rescue Council), Rudolph Kastner, had brokered a deal with top Nazi official Adolph Eichmann to let 1,600 passengers leave the country by train in exchange for a large sum of money, plus gold and diamonds.
The film's makers have inaccurately imagined character as egregiously as Hannah Arendt did in asserting that Adolph Eichmann at his trial was the embodiment of the "banality of evil" because he seemed an average person, evidencing neither hatred nor guilt.
Some like Adolph Eichmann, who ran the concentration camps, fled to sympathetic regimes in Latin America.
Probably most famous for her searing comments in a report on nazi war criminal Adolph Eichmann and the banality of evil, she was also one of the most influential thinkers of the twentieth century about totalitarian political and social systems, responses to totalitarianism, and the trajectory of human rights in democratic states.
Central to Burg's book is his discussion of the trial of Adolph Eichmann, the Nazi war criminal who was arrested in Argentina in 1960 and subsequently tried in Jerusalem as one of the chief architects of the "Final Solution".
Asked to recall some of the more notorious evil-doers from the Second World War, many people would likely think of Adolph Eichmann.
She also says that documents substantiate that the CIA knew the pseudonym and location of the famously malignant Holocaust manager Adolph Eichmann as early as 1958, but did not provide the information to Israel, which had been seeking him since shortly after the war.
While the author devotes space to scores of these murderers, he zeroes in especially on the escape modes used by Erich Priebke, Josef Schwammberger, Josef Mengele, and Adolph Eichmann.
DECEMBER 15 Adolph Eichmann is sentenced to die for his part in the Jewish Holocaust
Just think of Hannah Arendt's meditation 50 years ago on the fact that the Nazi death-camp administrator, Adolph Eichmann, was apparently the most respectable kind of family man.
Reflecting on the 1961 trial of Adolph Eichmann, Arendt raised
First, the United States could bring criminal prosecutions in its domestic courts for crimes against humanity and for violations for international conventions (114) under the principle of universal jurisdiction, as Israel did when it prosecuted Adolph Eichmann for his role in the Holocaust.