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Ribbentrop, Joachim von

Syllabification: Rib·ben·trop, Joachim von
Pronunciation: /ˈribənˌtrōp
 
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Definition of Ribbentrop, Joachim von in English:

( 1893–1946), German Nazi politician. As foreign minister 1938–45, he signed the nonaggression pact with the former Soviet Union in 1939. He was convicted as a war criminal in the Nuremberg trials and hanged.

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