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In 1945 and 1946, nazi war criminals were forced to account for their depraved actions in the city of nuremberg, germany. The nuremberg trials were a series of military tribunals, convened in the months after world war ii to dispense justice to war criminals. Coordinates the nuremberg trials (german: die nürnberger prozesse) were a series of military tribunals held by the allied forces under. A site dedicated to the explication of the trials of the nuremberg war crime trials.
After the war, some of those responsible for crimes committed during the holocaust were brought to trial nuremberg, germany, was chosen as a site for trials that. Made as an historical document to record permanently and accurately the trial of the nazi defendants at nuremberg, this documentary consists of footage from german.
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After the end of wwii and the surrender of nazi germany, an international military tribunal put senior nazis on trial in nuremberg for crimes against peace, war. There were two sets of nuremberg trials the first, and most well known, were the trials of the leaders of nazi germany this was organized by the international. The “nuremberg trials” generally refers to a series of thirteen trials held in the immediate aftermath of world war ii the first—and by far the most celebrated. Nürnberg trials, nürnberg also spelled nuremberg, series of trials held in nürnberg, germany, in 1945–46, in which former nazi leaders were indicted and tried as. Wikimedia commons has media related to doctors' trial transcripts the nuremberg trials project harvard law school library archived from the original on 2011-04-15.