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Media Reports - 2004
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  • BBC NEWS | Business | IBM 'helped in Nazi mass-murder'
    A Swiss court clears the way for Gypsy groups to sue the US giant, alleging that its machines were knowingly used in the Holocaust.
    Wednesday, 23 June, 2004, 10:38 GMT 11:38 UK
    Company names appearing in this article are:
    • Daimler AG (Germany)
    • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)
    • Siemens AG (Germany)
    • Volkswagen AG (Germany)

  • Gypsies win right to sue IBM over role in Holocaust
    A Swiss appeals court yesterday ruled that the US computer giant IBM may have helped Adolf Hitler pursue mass murder more quickly and more efficiently than would otherwise have been possible...
    Wednesday June 23, 2004
    The Guardian
    by Ian Traynor
    Company names appearing in this article are:
    • IBM (International Business Machines) (USA)

  • Thousands of Intelligence Documents Opened under the Nazi War Crimes Disclosure Act
    U.S. National Archives & Records Administration
    May 13, 2004
    Chase National Bank, Jewish Accounts, and Nazi Germany
    "Over half a million alone went to Chase National Bank and its subagents. The financial houses understood that the German government paid the commissions through the sale of discounted, blocked Marks that came mainly from Jews who had fled Germany. In fact these financial houses, especially Chase, were most eager to increase the scope of their business after the Nazi anti-Jewish pogrom known as Kristallnacht in November 1938, when Jewish emigration from Germany reached its height."
    Company names appearing in this article are:
    • J.P. Morgan (J.P. Morgan Chase & Company) (USA)

  • RAF photo file fuels row over Auschwitz
    Documents reveal RAF turned down plea to attack death camps in 1944
    by Conal Walsh / The Observer
    Sunday, February 22, 2004

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