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Sobibor Death Camp

Tomorrow the World Will Be Listening to the Voices of Auschwitz

Dorian de Wind | Posted 03.28.2015 | World
Dorian de Wind

Vanessa Gera at the Associated Press observes, that, a decade ago, on the 60th anniversary of the liberation of the German Nazi concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, 1,500 Holocaust survivors traveled to Auschwitz to mark that occasion. But, she says, "On Tuesday, for the 70th anniversary, organizers are expecting 300, the youngest in their 70s."

Return to Sobibór

Dorian de Wind | Posted 12.03.2014 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

If there was ever any doubt about the enormity of the crimes the Nazis perpetrated at Sobibór, it should now forever disappear.

The Holocaust: The Dutch Remember

Dorian de Wind | Posted 05.27.2014 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

It is no surprise that the Dutch people, historically tolerant and compassionate, have been deeply affected by such atrocities and will always remember, mourn and commemorate the victims of the Holocaust.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014

Dorian de Wind | Posted 03.28.2014 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

Why am I telling you all this? Perhaps it is a form of personal catharsis, atonement if you will, for never having taken the time or made the effort to learn more about Jewish history and culture, about the Jewish religion, and about the Jewish suffering.

Germany Investigates Philadelphia Man In Nazi Probe

AP | DAVID RISING, MATT MOORE and RANDY HERSCHAFT | Posted 11.23.2012 | World

BERLIN — Germany has launched a war crimes investigation against an 87-year-old Philadelphia man it accuses of serving as an SS guard at the Aus...

Israeli Archeologist Digs Up Nazi Death Camp's Gruesome Past

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 08.21.2012 | World

KIRYAT MALACHI, Israel -- When Israeli archaeologist Yoram Haimi decided to investigate his family's unknown Holocaust history, he turned to the skill...

Victim Families Call For Suspected Nazi Guard's Conviction

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUNICH -- Lawyers for the relatives of people killed at the Nazis' Sobibor death camp say evidence shows John Demjanjuk was a guard there and he shoul...