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California / Nazi Arrest #87691

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 14, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Los Angeles, California) Arrest of high-ranking Nazi Andrija Artukovic and background to Justice Department's efforts since 1951 to deport him back to Yugoslavia examined; films, photos shown. His believed role in Nazi exterminations of several ethnic and religious groups in Yugoslavia reviewed. [Nazi expert Allan RYAN - notes Artukovic is highest ranking Nazi war criminal ever to be in US.] His illegal immigration to United States in 1949 with Irish passport and successful legal effort to avoid deportation until now discussed. [US attorney Robert BONNER - explains procedure used to arrest him today.] [Rad ARTUKOVIC - criticizes US government as "lackey" of Yugoslav communists in arresting father.]
REPORTER: Tom Schell

Jennings, Peter;
Schell, Tom

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