Today in history: Nuremberg Trials open 75 years ago

Today in history: Nuremberg Trials open 75 years ago

On November 20, 1945, the first international trial in history opened in Nuremberg, Germany, forcing 21 senior Nazi officials to face justice for the first time.

World-famous Nuremberg Christmas market cancelled over Covid-19 concerns

World-famous Nuremberg Christmas market cancelled over Covid-19 concerns

Weekend Wanderlust: Exploring Nuremberg’s lesser-known history

Weekend Wanderlust: Exploring Nuremberg’s lesser-known history

Man arrested in connection with knife attacks on three women in Nuremberg

Man arrested in connection with knife attacks on three women in Nuremberg

Three women seriously injured after being stabbed in Nuremberg

Three women seriously injured after being stabbed in Nuremberg

Jet breaking sound barrier worries residents of Nuremberg

Jet breaking sound barrier worries residents of Nuremberg

Holograms and mermaids: top trends at Nuremberg toy fair

Holograms and mermaids: top trends at Nuremberg toy fair

Man walking through town in ‘Nazi uniform’ with gun shocks Nuremberg

Man walking through town in ‘Nazi uniform’ with gun shocks Nuremberg

Why an old lady scribbled on an €80,000 Nuremberg artwork

Why an old lady scribbled on an €80,000 Nuremberg artwork

Gender equality? Meet Germany’s first ‘men’s officer’

Gender equality? Meet Germany’s first ‘men’s officer’

No injuries after blast near Bavarian migrant centre

No injuries after blast near Bavarian migrant centre

Nuremberg’s past has chilling message for the modern USA

Nuremberg’s past has chilling message for the modern USA

German police drive over and kill pedestrian

German police drive over and kill pedestrian

‘Very British’ trains build steam in Germany

‘Very British’ trains build steam in Germany

70 years on: when the first Nazis were tried

70 years on: when the first Nazis were tried

Nuremberg elects angel to run Christmas market

Nuremberg elects angel to run Christmas market

Carpenter threatens G7 from beyond grave

Carpenter threatens G7 from beyond grave

Police nab Nuremberg station bomb hoaxer

Police nab Nuremberg station bomb hoaxer

Two sentenced over death of plastic surgeon

Two sentenced over death of plastic surgeon

Air Berlin plane loses wheel on landing

Air Berlin plane loses wheel on landing

Voyeur, 30, admits raping woman, 86

Voyeur, 30, admits raping woman, 86

Groom ‘kills bride’ ten days before wedding

Groom ‘kills bride’ ten days before wedding

Armed robbery victim posts raid video online

Armed robbery victim posts raid video online

Hamburg rout Nuremberg 5-0

Hamburg rout Nuremberg 5-0

Nuremberg ‘must fix up Hitler’s parade grounds’

Nuremberg ‘must fix up Hitler’s parade grounds’

Ping pong ball hail hits the southwest

Ping pong ball hail hits the southwest

Sex workers learn to help disabled clients

Sex workers learn to help disabled clients

Free Democrats prepare to reveal election plan

Free Democrats prepare to reveal election plan

Germany ease past scrappy Kazakhstan

Germany ease past scrappy Kazakhstan

Nuremberg pull Hannover to late draw

Nuremberg pull Hannover to late draw

‘Sausages are a really big deal in Nuremberg’

‘Sausages are a really big deal in Nuremberg’

Council replaces ‘NSU’ terror gang car plates

Council replaces ‘NSU’ terror gang car plates

Booze ban for Nuremberg station

Booze ban for Nuremberg station

Dortmund top table after win at chilly Nuremberg

Dortmund top table after win at chilly Nuremberg

Pony kicks escaped cheetah in face

Pony kicks escaped cheetah in face

Man acquitted of rape but jailed for incest

Man acquitted of rape but jailed for incest

Man claims 34 years of incest was consensual

Man claims 34 years of incest was consensual

Village denies ignoring incest family horrors

Village denies ignoring incest family horrors

Father accused of raping daughter over 34 years

Father accused of raping daughter over 34 years

Neo-Nazis and leftists clash at assault trial

Neo-Nazis and leftists clash at assault trial

Teen footballer’s evening goal raises questions on youth workers

Teen footballer’s evening goal raises questions on youth workers

German women’s football team star and coach get Barbie dolls

German women’s football team star and coach get Barbie dolls

A long journey: Germany celebrates 175 years of rail travel

A long journey: Germany celebrates 175 years of rail travel

New exhibition explores legacy of Nuremberg trials

New exhibition explores legacy of Nuremberg trials

One dead, 38 injured in air show crash

One dead, 38 injured in air show crash

Bayern’s winning streak comes to shock end

Bayern’s winning streak comes to shock end

Munich and Nuremberg airport workers strike

Munich and Nuremberg airport workers strike

Young adventurers ditch kindergarten for Africa

Young adventurers ditch kindergarten for Africa

‘They said it would be better if I stayed here’

‘They said it would be better if I stayed here’

Nuremberg fugitive still on the loose after bedsheet escape

Nuremberg fugitive still on the loose after bedsheet escape

Sea lion mates himself to death at Nuremberg zoo

Sea lion mates himself to death at Nuremberg zoo

Artist’s lawn gnome Hitler salute sparks investigation

Artist’s lawn gnome Hitler salute sparks investigation

Police arrest drug dealing 81-year-old granny

Police arrest drug dealing 81-year-old granny

Cold kills five penguins at Nuremberg zoo

Cold kills five penguins at Nuremberg zoo

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Man admits sexually abusing 75 children

Czech shoppers head across the border to Germany for bargains

Czech shoppers head across the border to Germany for bargains

Twin polar bear cubs die at Nuremberg zoo

Twin polar bear cubs die at Nuremberg zoo

Swede makes up kidnapping after marriage dispute

Swede makes up kidnapping after marriage dispute

Police remove determined talent show reject in handcuffs

Police remove determined talent show reject in handcuffs

German unemployment falls to 16-year low

German unemployment falls to 16-year low

Air Berlin passengers refuse to board plane after two false starts

Air Berlin passengers refuse to board plane after two false starts

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German man denies sex with murdered corpse

Fan violence costs Nuremberg €50,000 fine

Fan violence costs Nuremberg €50,000 fine

Protestors picket Snowflake debut in Nuremberg

Protestors picket Snowflake debut in Nuremberg

Polar bear cub Snowflake prepares for media debut

Polar bear cub Snowflake prepares for media debut

Merkel admits: refugee policy ‘far from perfect’

Merkel admits: refugee policy ‘far from perfect’

Saxon wurst unwelcome at Nuremberg market

Saxon wurst unwelcome at Nuremberg market

CSU speaks out against Iceland’s EU entry

CSU speaks out against Iceland’s EU entry

Barbie unveils Merkel doll at Nuremberg toy fair

Barbie unveils Merkel doll at Nuremberg toy fair

Kings, castles and kitsch: Getting to know the real Bavaria

Kings, castles and kitsch: Getting to know the real Bavaria