Serbia requests extradition of accused Nazi living in US

[JURIST] Serbian Justice Minister Snezana Malovic [official profile] said that Serbia has filed documents asking the US to extradite accused Nazi war criminal and naturalized US citizen Peter Egner [JURIST news archive] to Serbia so that he can stand trial on war crimes charges. Serbian prosecutors claim that the Yugoslavia-born Egner [AP report] was part of the Einsatzgruppen [USHMM backgrounder], a German military unit blamed for the deaths of more than 17,000 Serbian Jews and other minorities during Germany’s occupation…

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