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Buchenwald Concentration Camp

Holocaust Survivors Mark 70 Years Since Concentration Camp Liberated

AP | DOROTHEE THIESING | Posted 04.11.2015 | World

WEIMAR, Germany (AP) — Buchenwald survivor Henry Oster recalls thinking that a fellow inmate had "lost his sense of reality" when he said 70 years a...

On Buchenwald Liberation Anniversary, Photos Recount Horrors Of Holocaust

Posted 04.15.2013 | World

On April 11, 1945, American troops liberated Buchenwald, one of the largest concentration camps established by the Nazis during the second World War. ...

Transcending Buchenwald

Jeanne Bishop | Posted 06.03.2013 | Religion
Jeanne Bishop

Hank Schwab, German Jew turned civil rights activist, died on March 28, 2013. He was 98 years old. He had outlasted Hitler by almost 68 years. Thanks be to God.

Lost Airmen of Buchenwald: Lost Tale, Finally Told

Carla Seaquist | Posted 01.04.2012 | Home
Carla Seaquist

Lost in the histories of World War II is an extraordinary tale: that of Allied airmen, shot down over Europe, who were captured and imprisoned in the Nazi labor camp, Buchenwald.

In Buchenwald, Obama Targets Holocaust Denial

AP | MARK S. SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DRESDEN, Germany — In a solemn rendezvous with history, President Barack Obama will visit a scene of the 20th century's great European horror to...

Elie Wiesel in Buchenwald: The Moral Challenge to Learn, and Act

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rachel Sklar

Today, Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel joined Barack Obama at Buchenwald, one of Nazi Germany's worst concentration camps, but he worried that "the world hasn't learned" from the tragedy.

Obama's Buchenwald Concentration Camp Visit: Pilgrimage To Camp Great-Uncle Liberated

AP | MELISSA EDDY and JOCHEN WIESIGEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OHRDRUF, Germany — President Barack Obama's visit this week to the former Buchenwald concentration camp is a pilgrimage of sorts, taking him clo...