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German Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned anti-Semitism during a ceremony to mark 70 years since the liberation of the Dachau Nazi concentration camp.
Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, a former Auschwitz prisoner and member of Poland's underground WWII resistance who helped save Jews and later served twice as the country's Foreign Minister, died in Warsaw at the age of 93.
''Together we must stand against bigotry and hatred in all their forms.''
Israel came to a standstill Thursday at 10 a.m as a siren rang out to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day and 70 years since the end of WWII.
“There are Jewish communities in Europe that again feel insecure and we have been sadly reminded that violent anti-Semitism, intolerance and fanaticism remain a threat, ” EU says.
''The next decade is crucial because Holocaust survivors, the eyewitnesses to the events, will be gone,'' says Dr. Florence Luxenberg-Eisenberg.
Marc Schneier says he is “working on some very significant events to take place within Muslim countries.”
The founder of France’s extreme-right Front National party defended this week having described Nazi gas chambers as a ''detail of history''.
The Dherbiers welcomed Annette at their home at the beginning of 1943.
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