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China took their parents: The Uighur refugee children of Turkey

Dec 31, 2019 - 12:03 PM

One school in Istanbul turns into an impromptu orphanage for Uighur child refugees, whose parents disappeared in China

CHINA TOOK THEIR PARENTS. Uighur childen attend an English lesson in a school of Silivri district in Istanbul on November 29, 2019. Photo by Ozan Kose/AFP

Pence pays somber visit to Nazi concentration camp

Feb 20, 2017 - 12:15 AM

US Vice President Mike Pence is touring Europe to assure nervous allies of Washington s unwavering support for NATO

US Vice President Michael Richard Pence (C), his wife Karen Pence (R) and his daughter Charlotte Pence walk from the International Memorial of former Nazi concentration camp of Dachau after laying a wreath at the former Nazi concentration camp of Dachau, southwestern Germany, on February 19, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Thomas Kienzle

Pope Francis to visit Auschwitz camp

Mar 12, 2016 - 11:59 PM

This will be part of the pontiff s visit to Poland in July when he will chair World Youth Day

Pope Francis arrives to celebrate the First Vespers in Saint Peter's Church, Vatican City, 11 April 2015. EPA/ETTORE FERRARI

Europe recalls the horror 70 years after Nazi camps liberated

Apr 27, 2015 - 12:27 AM

At the site of the Bergen Belsen concentration camp in Germany the president of the World Jewish Congress recalls the shock of the first images to emerge from the camp when it was liberated 70 years ago

Israel unveils tribute to gay victims of Nazis

Jan 10, 2014 - 10:53 PM

This monument reminds us all how important it is for us to respect every human being remarks Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai at the unveiling

Opera on Nazi atrocities to children premieres in Vienna

Jan 26, 2013 - 9:03 AM

Spiegelgrund tells the story of Nazi atrocities on children suffering with physical and mental handicaps at a hospital in Vienna

WORLD PREMIERE. Spiegelgrund, an opera on Nazi atrocities on children suffering with physical and mental handicaps in a hospital in Vienna premiered on Friday, January 25. Photo by AFP