Tag: War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity

Live Updates: 75 Years After Auschwitz Liberation, Leaders Gather Against Rise of Anti-Semitism

Here’s what you need to know: ImageWorld leaders will gather at Yad Vashem World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem on Thursday.Credit…Ronen Zvulun/Reuters Putin, Pence and Prince Charles join luminaries in Jerusalem. President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, Vice President Mike Pence and the Prince of Wales joined dozens of Western leaders in Jerusalem on Thursday […]

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U.N. Court Orders Myanmar to Protect Rohingya Muslims

BANGKOK — Rejecting arguments made by Myanmar’s civilian leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the International Court of Justice at The Hague ruled on Thursday that Myanmar must take action to protect Rohingya Muslims, who have been killed and driven from their homes in what the country’s accusers call a campaign of genocide. The decision […]

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World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem 75 Years After Holocaust: Live Updates

Here’s what you need to know: ImageJewish families arriving in freight trains at Auschwitz, the concentration camp where the Nazis exterminated Jews during World War II.Credit…Sovfoto/UIG, via Getty Images Leaders from around the world descend on Jerusalem. Jerusalem is being swarmed by Western presidents, premiers and potentates, all descending on the Holy City to recall […]

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The Road to Auschwitz Wasn’t Paved With Indifference

Today, even as the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, on Jan. 27, approaches, our news feeds are teeming with more and more reports of hate crimes and extreme ideologies. I am alive because my paternal grandfather’s Spidey sense had him frantically looking for ways out of Germany in 1933. “When madmen are elected, […]

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Why Did I Let a Convicted War Criminal Practice Energy Healing on Me?

There were several times during our discussions that Radovan Karadzic wanted to demonstrate his skill at bioenergetic healing. The first was on Jan. 23, 2015, during the third of 12 four-hour-long conversations we had between October 2014 and November 2016. We were sitting in our little chairs at our little wooden table in the small […]

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