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An 87-year-old former sentry at Auschwitz concentration camp could face charges of helping to murder 344,000 prisoners, say prosecutors in Germany.
The former death camp guard - who now lives outside of Germany - is said to have played no part in the actual killing of the victims of Germany's World War II Nazi regime.
But investigators believe that just the fact that he guarded the camp and helped to close ramps leading to the gas chambers will be enough to prove him guilty of "casual contribution" to the genocide.
Prosecutors in Weiden, Bavaria, say they are examining a file and will not identify the suspect unless they decide to extradite him to Germany.
The case was made possible by the successful prosecution of former death camp guard John Demjanjuk last year.
The former Sobibor guard was convicted as an accessory to the murder of 27,900 Jewish prisoners and sentenced to five years in prison but died before his appeal could be heard.
GRIN AND BEAR IT - Brown Bears At The Dentist
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FORK THAT - Worker turns Fork Lift Into Jousting Lance
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DIRTY THIRTY - Fake Euro Note Warning By Cops
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MURDER MYSTERY: Did Killer Confess in Novel?
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WHITE BLAM MAN - Brit Cheats Death By Seconds in Crane Smash
A British white van man cheated death by seconds in Germany when a falling 130 crane arm cut his truck in half.
UNTRUCKY BREAK: Thief Facing Justice
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NAZI SHOCK: Death Camp Victims Buried Beside SS Officers
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PICNIC BASKET BABY MURDERED - Baby abandoned in River Danube
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