Hitler faces defeat on the Eastern Affront: Offended Russian politician wants to buy home where Adolf was born to stop it being turned into luxury flats

  • Russian MP Frantz Klintsevich wants to buy the house where Adolf Hitler was born to destroy it
  • Town mayor Hannes Waidbacher plans to renovate it into luxury apartments to 'de-stigmatise' the property
  • Each apartment could sell for around £400,000
  • Nazi leader was born in the pub in Braunau-am-Inn in Austria in 1889
  • He lived there for three years with his parents in upstairs rooms
  • Became a place of pilgrimage for loyal Nazis during the Third Reich
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