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Israeli’s Auschwitz switch causes stir; Murray Greit; China Daily

It is exceedingly rare for Poland’s top-tier professional hockey league to receive any mention in North American media, let alone just as the NHL’s Stanley Cup playoffs are heating up.

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Can Auschwitz Be Saved?; Andrew Curry; Smithsonian Magazine

Liberated in 1945, the Nazi concentration camp is one of Eastern Europe’s most visited sites—and most fragile…

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75 years ago, Auschwitz was liberated – here’s how the world is remembering; PJ Grisar; Forward

From art installations to lectures, here are some ways to remember on January 27.

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Children urged to promote peace; John Baker; This Is Wiltshire

TEENAGERS from Wiltshire were left emotionally stunned when they visited the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau.

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Auschwitz sees record visitors in 2018; Deutsche Welle

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Auschwitz: the evolution of a death camp and Holocaust memorial; Heike Mund; Deutsche Welle

Poland – Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)

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Aerial video of Auschwitz-Birkenau; BBC

BBC drone video from January 2015 shows what remains of Auschwitz-Birkenau.

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Chilling reminder of Holocaust; Antonia Chiam; Borneo Post

IT was a rainy autumn afternoon when the coach bus entered into Oswiecim, some 311km from the Polish capital of Warsaw. The bus was heading towards the town’s most notorious landmark. Antonia Chiam wes entering Auschwitz Concentration Camp and as the bus pulled in at the main reception building, she felt a deep sense of gloom. The rain did not help to lighten the mood.

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