German foreign minister honors Nazi victims at Auschwitz

Written by On Aug 21, 2018
German foreign minister honors Nazi victims at Auschwitz

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has labeled the Nazi death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau in Poland as “hell on earth,” during a visit Monday intended to ensure the atrocities committed by his nation more than seven decades ago are not forgotten. He was guided at the somber site in southern Poland, which was under Nazi German occupation during World War II, by a Polish Auschwitz survivor, Marian Turski. More than 1.1 million people were killed there, mostly Jews but also Poles, Roma, Soviet prisoners of war and others.

 

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