1. Qualifications to give historical evidence
II. Purpose of the Expert Opinion Report
III. Implementation of the Final Solution
IV. Documentary Evidence for the Systematic Mass Killing of Jews by Shooting
[Introduction] Documentary Evidence for the Systematic Mass Killing of Jews by Shooting
A. Scale of killing
C. Camouflage Langauge
V. The Evidence for the Killing of Jews through Gas in Chelmno, Semlin, Belzec, Sobibor, and Treblinka
A. Documentary Evidence for the emergence of a program to kill the Jews of Europe
B. Documentary Evidence concerning the gassing of Jews at Semlin, Chelmno, and on Soviet occupied territory in gas vans
C. Documentary Evidence concerning the Camps of Belzec, Sobibor, and Treblinka
D. Eyewitness Testimony concerning Gassing at Belzec, Sobibor, and Treblinka
5.5 Documentary Evidence concerning Aktion or Einsatz (Operation) Reinhard (alternatively spelled Reinhardt)
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