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What did the Allies do to punish Axis leaders after the war?

1 Answer
Mar 20, 2018


12 of the leaders were sentenced to death and three leaders to life imprisonment and four to prison terms ranging from 10 to 20 years.


The IMT (International Military Tribunal) defined crimes against humanity as "murder, extermination, enslavement, deportation...or persecutions on political, racial, or religious grounds.

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