February 14, 2012
by Garrett Eisenhour
On February 14, 2011, prosecutors in Hungary charged war crimes suspect Sandor Kepiro in connection with his alleged actions during the Novi Sad massacre in Serbia in 1942. At the time of his apprehension by officials in Budapest, Kepiro was at the top of the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of Nazi ...[read more]
September 3, 2011
by Julia Zebley
Alleged Nazi Sandor Kepiro died on Saturday at the age of 97, weeks after both the prosecution and the defense in his trial announced they would be be appealing his acquittal on war crimes charges. Kepiro was acquitted of participating in the 1942 Novi Sad massacre in Serbia and, ultimately, ...[read more]
July 21, 2011
by Julia Zebley
Both the prosecution and the defense in the case of alleged Nazi Sandor Kepiro have announced they will be appealing a Hungarian court's decision to acquit. Kepiro was acquitted of participating in the 1942 Novi Sad massacre in Serbia. Prosecutor Zsolt Falvai declared the acquittal unfounded and ...[read more]
July 18, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
A Hungarian court on Monday dropped war crimes charges against accused Nazi Sandor Kepiro, who was alleged to have participated in the 1942 Novi Sad massacre in Serbia. Thirty-five people were killed by Hungarian forces under Kepiro's control during the World War II raid. Kepiro, whose trial began ...[read more]
May 5, 2011
by Jaclyn Belczyk
A Hungarian court on Thursday began the trial of accused Nazi Sandor Kepiro, charged with war crimes committed during the 1942 Novi Sad massacre in Serbia. Kepiro, 97, was named as the world's most wanted Nazi war crimes suspect by the Simon Wiesenthal Center (SWC), a Jewish human rights ...[read more]
February 14, 2011
by LaToya Sawyer
Hungarian prosecutors on Monday charged long-time Nazi suspect, Sandor Kepiro, with war crimes committed during the 1942 Novi Sad massacre in Serbia. Kepiro was convicted both in 1944 and 1946 and sentenced to 10 years for involvement in the raids. He was, however, released, and promptly fled to ...[read more]

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