Hitler's Henchmen

Von Ribbentrop

Series 2 - Episode 3 Von Ribbentrop



Profile of Joachim von Ribbentrop, who shaped Nazi foreign policy by negotiating the Rome-Berlin-Tokyo axis in 1939 and orchestrated the expansion of Germany into Austria and Czechoslovakia. Eyewitness accounts and archive footage reveal the blind loyalty to the fuehrer that characterised the foreign minister, who was hanged for war crimes following the Nuremberg trials.