Israel releases Nazi Eichmann's execution plea papersBreaking News
tags: Holocaust, Nazi, Adolf Eichmann
Eichmann told Israel's president that he had only followed orders and was not responsible for "the unspeakable horrors" carried out against Jews.
Six million Jews were murdered by the Nazis during World War Two.
Israel released the papers on Holocaust Remembrance Day. Eichmann was convicted in Jerusalem and hanged in 1962.
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