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    A bookkeeper working in the Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II has been sentenced to four years in prison for his participation in the murder of 300,000 prisoners.

    'Auschwitz Bookkeeper' Gets 4 Years in Prison for Abating in 300,000 Deaths

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    The 94-year-old SS member acknowledged his guilt in the murders of 300,000 men in Auschwitz.

    BERLIN (Sputnik) – A bookkeeper working in the Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II has been sentenced to four years in prison for his participation in the murder of 300,000 prisoners.

    The court in Luneburg began hearings on Oscar Groening on April 21. Groening twice said that he acknowledges his moral guilt in the murders of the prisoners in Auschwitz.

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