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Italian soldiers of the Decima MAS (RSI) in Rome in March 1944
Italian soldiers of the Decima MAS (RSI) in Rome in March 1944
Stefan Ulrich

BERLINA historically loaded conflict with potentially serious consequences about compensation for Nazi crimes looms between Germany and Italy. The Italian Supreme Court in Rome has ruled that Nazi victims can sue Germany for compensation in Italian civil courts.

The court ruled last week that international law's principle of "state immunity," which would normally preclude such suits, does not apply where the "wrongful acts of a state, acts that can be classified as war crimes and crimes against humanity, are concerned." The reasoning behind the decision was that in such extreme cases the inviolable human rights guaranteed by the Italian constitution take precedence.

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