A new exhibition depicting through films the varying efforts taken by non-Jewish rescuers who came to the aid of persecuted Jews during the Holocaust, opened at Yad Vashem ’s Exhibitions Pavilion in Jerusalem.
Croatia completed its final requirements for EU accession after an EU Commission report earlier this year reported that a new Act on Misdemeanours against Public Order and Peace would be fully adopted by the middle of July 2013.
European Parliament President Martin Schulz served as Europe’s official representative at an official Polish commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Friday, in what he described as a “deeply moving ceremony”. Sirens and church bells sounded to launch the official tributes to the hundreds of Jewish fighters who resisted the Nazis in 943 as part of a doomed revolt.
European Parliament (EP) President Martin Schulz will be the EU’s official representative at commemorations for the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Friday, as part of a two-day official visit to Poland.