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    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration CampOne Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
    • One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp
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    The Auschwitz concentration camp was part of a complex of German Nazi concentration camps and extermination camps located in Polish areas annexed by the Nazis. The first Nazi facility in Auschwitz (named after the nearby Silesian town of Oświęcim) was set up in May 1940.
    Above: Auschwitz Concentration Camp.

    On January 27, the world commemorated International Holocaust Remembrance Day. 70 years ago soldiers of the Soviet army entered the gates of Auschwitz concentration camp, deserted by the Nazis days earlier. It ended one of the most nightmarish periods in the history of humanity.

     

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