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War crimes fund

They committed acts of immense brutality and terror in their own countries. And then, seeking safe haven, they came to Canada. Not knowing their secret, we welcomed them with open arms. Decades later, shocking accusations would shatter the quiet obscurity in which they lived. CBC Archives examines Canada's limited success bringing war criminals to justice.

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Ottawa announces plans to allocate $47 million over three years to pursue war criminals.
Medium: Television
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: July 21, 1998
Guests: Ruben Friedman, John Sims
Host: Alison Smith
Reporter: Saša Petricic
Duration: 2:25

Last updated: July 19, 2013

Page consulted on September 10, 2014

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